It’s been nearly two months without any sort of live bowling event but that changes this week when the 2020 PBA League Draft takes place Sunday.
No, the pros won’t be bowling, but we will have a chance to watch live as the team managers fill out their rosters for the PBA League.
Be sure to tune in for the draft Sunday at 7 p.m. Eastern. Meanwhile, here’s what’s coming up this week on FloBowling:
Monday, May 11
This week we bring you the slow motion releases of Sean Rash, who is likely to be among the first picks in the draft, as well as PBA superstar EJ Tackett.
We’ll also give you a look at the rosters for the PBA League teams as they stand today and hear from Rash as he explains whether or not he expects to be picked No. 1.
Tuesday, May 12
All day we will rebroadcast every match from the 2019 PBA Playoffs starting bright and early and continuing into the late-night hours. Here’s the detailed schedule (all times Eastern):
8:40 a.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 24 Group 1
10:07 a.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 24 Group 2
11:39 a.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 16 Group 1
1:09 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 16 Group 2
2:39 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 16 Group 3
4:09 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Round of 16 Group 4
5:40 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Quarterfinals Group 1
7:11 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Quarterfinals Group 2
8:42 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Semifinals
10:40 p.m. - 2019 PBA Playoffs Finals
Wednesday, May 13
Tim Mack will join FloBowling Senior Editor Lucas Wiseman for a chat about the PBA League Draft. Mack is the manager of the Portland Lumberjacks, which won the Elias Cup last year. On The FloBowling Podcast, Dom Barrett is this week’s guest.
We’ll also give you a list of five sleepers to look for in the PBA Leauge Draft.
Thursday, May 14
Heading into the draft, who better to provide us with some tips on Technique Thursday than one of the likely top picks. Rash will give advice on testing approaches before you bowl, getting the most for your money while practicing and playing straighter vs. hooking the ball.
Friday, May 15
Our rebroadcast schedule heads into last season’s PBA Summer Tour with the 2019 PBA Lubbock Sports Shootout. Here’s the detailed schedule (all times Eastern):
11 a.m. - 2019 PBA Lubbock Sports Shootout Cashers Round
1:40 p.m. - 2019 PBA Lubbock Sports Shootout Match Play
5:17 p.m. - 2019 PBA Lubbock Sports Shootout Stepladder Finals
Saturday, May 16
In the Player’s Perspective segment, EJ Tackett and Tommy Jones break down the title match of the 2017 PBA Tournament of Champions.
PBA Commissioner Tom Clark’s countdown of his favorite shows of the past decade reaches No. 4 as he recalls the day the sports world was shocked by the PBA.
Sunday, May 17
Finally, we cap off the week with PBA League Draft Day. Leading up to the live draft we will rebroadcast the 2019 PBA League. Here’s the detailed schedule (all times Eastern):
10 a.m. - 2019 PBA League Draft Rebroadcast
10:54 a.m. - 2019 PBA League Quarterfinals Rebroadcast
2:53 p.m. - 2019 PBA League Semifinals Rebroadcast
4:58 p.m. - 2019 PBA League Finals Rebroadcast
7 p.m. - 2020 PBA League Draft LIVE