'The Basket is a good Piece off, so, Cathal. Your leap is fine, but premature,Boyo!'
Sorry. That's not basketball it is Irish Football.
Happy St. Paddy's Day - That's All-Ireland County Kerry defeating County Mayo on the path to the Sam Maguire Cup! Irish Hang-time!
Illinois is already taking their togs and towels to the laundry, but you can still fill in some basketball brackets, Mateys!
Click my post title for the link to McCain March Madness - no where near as goofy as the Democratic Campaigns but Madness all the same.
Once you complete each region, you will be taken to the next region and the final matchups. Please also fill in a prediction for the total points scored in the championship game as a tiebreaker. Once you have completed your picks, please click "Submit" and your bracket will be saved. You can edit your bracket until Thursday at noon (Eastern).
Scoring: You will receive 1 point for each correct winner in round 1, 2 points for each correct winner in round 2, 4 points for each correct winner in round 3, 8 points for each correct winner in round 4, 16 points for each correct winner in round 5 and 32 points for correctly picking the 2008 champion. Prizes will be awarded to three Team members with the top scores. First place will receive a McCain 2008 Fleece, second place will receive a McCain 2008 Hat and third place will receive a McCain 2008 Lapel Pin.
You can also see John McCain's Bracket picks.
Remember - this is for fun and not venture capitalism.