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Brian Geisinger

While he could probably do the job of the news director (who JUST got got on snapchat last week) better than him, for now Brian is working for Sports Channel 8 because he can work from home and they agreed to pay for half of his NBA League Pass. Next he’ll probably either work for his friend’s new bakery in downtown Raleigh or tend bar because at least those places he’ll meet girls. He’s also a Wake Forest fan from Guilford County who went to State.

BG’s St8 of the NBA: Golden State and the 7 Dwarves


The 2017-18 NBA season launches Tuesday night with an awesome doubleheader. That means it’s time for Stat Boi’s third annual 8 NBA title contenders, which will serve in place of this week’s St8 of the NBA — a new series that debuted last week. YEAAHHHH BABTY GET HYPED You will recognize a lot of familiar… Read more »

Good NC State beats Bad Pitt


Who won? NC State won 35-17 on the road at Pitt. Why? NC State is actually really good. Pitt is not good.  GIF: via GIPHY What people are talking about? State fans not being used to this position are having all kinds of conversations right now. Might NC State be the best team in the ACC… Read more »

Week 7 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


NC State didn’t fall off after a big win at Florida State. Duke’s Daniel Jones had a pretty rough day against Virginia. Wake Forest was overpowered by Clemson. And UNC might as well have not shown up against Notre Dame. Here are the Week 7 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings! 1. Clemson W vs Wake… Read more »

NBA All Star Game

A few more suggestions for the NBA on its All-Star game setup


Last week, the NBA announced some changes to its All-Star weekend. Once again, the league is ahead of the curve; however, Brenden Whitted thinks the NBA stopped a little short. Brenden Whitted — SportsChannel8’s chief boxing correspondent and a cohost of the #LeaguePassLair — has a few simple addition for Adam Silver to explore. Here’s… Read more »