EPISODE #6322: FUN & FIT
$1K Tossup: FUN & GAMES
_ H O O T I N G
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Len’s SHOOTING BASKETS just in the nick of time. Tuesday’s players…
Len Legotte: Brandman Univ. professor & entrepreneur who lost about 50 lbs. a few yrs. ago from La Mesa, CA
Kendell Evans: from Santa Clarita, CA Married to Casey
Nadera Yancey: Curtain Intermediate School 6th Grade teacher who recently got engaged from Williamsport, PA
$2K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
_ T E _ _ _ D
B R O C _ _ _ I
Kendell has some STEAMED BROCCOLI.
TRIP WEDGE: The Westin Ka’anapali
Tues./Thurs. Gift Tag: Cabela’s
Round 1: WAYD?
Her openers are three $550 N,s two I’s, but then a bad E buy. Second, Nadera calls up a $500 G, two T’s for the gift tag, but then S for sorry. Third, Len has the same fate w/ an L call. Kendell then puts in three $700 R’s and a $650 M…
T R _ I N I N G / _ _ R
_ / M _ R _ T _ _ N
…whether she’s TRAINING FOR A MARATHON or not, she’s $3,900 richer.
DUDS: E (Kendell), S (Nadera), L (Len)
Kendell: $5,900/Nadera: $0/Len: $1K
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
Nadera wastes a turn w/ the MDW’s right side. Second, Len calls his second straight dud of T. Third, Kendell spins up a $1,300 pair of N’s, three A’s, but then the other MDW BANKRUPT to lose the $1,050 remainder. Nadera next chooses an $800 D, an E, and two M’s while on the MW near $650. Under that is…$$$. But after buying two I’s, she BANKRUPTs near $650 to forfeit $10,300. Len then puts up a $1,600 pair of H’s…
H A M M E _ / A N D
N A I _
_ _ _ I _ H
…he solves HAMMER AND NAIL POLISH to keep that amount.
SOLE DUD: T (Len)
BANKRUPTS: 3 (Nadera 2x, Kendell)
Kendell: $5,900/Nadera: NOTHING/Len: $2,600
Repeating Classic BP: HOLD THE MAYO
PP/Express Round: ON THE MAP
Len leads off w/ a $1,200 T trio, four E’s, but then A for awful. Kendell secondly plugs in two $550 H’s, two I’s to quickly clean out the vowels, a $900 R, two $550 S’s, two $900 N’s, a C for the 1/2 CAR near pink $600, and a $900 D. She then gives up her Fiesta opportunity to solve this…
T H E / _ R E N C H
_ E S T / I N D I E S
…she’s won $6,050 and a trip to THE FRENCH WEST INDIES at the La Creole Beach Hotel & Spa worth $8K.
SOLE DUD: A (Len)
Kendell: $19,950 cash & trip/Nadera: NIL/Len: $2,600
$3K Tossup: LIVING THING
G I _ _ T
_ N _ E A _ _ R
Nadera’s scoreless no more w/ a GIANT ANTEATER.
Round 4: THING
It’s all Nadera — she picks a $600 N, three E’s, two $500 D’s, an I, and three $500 L’s…
_ E L L – _ _ L _ N _ E D
D I E _
…here’s a $2,600 WELL-BALANCED DIET for her.
Kendell: $19,950 cash & trip/Nadera: $5,600/Len: $2,600
Round 5: SHOW BIZ
First from Len’s mouth are a $1K pair of T’s, an E, two FP O’s, but then R for roadblock. Second for Kendell are a $5K S, but then the S-U signal…
S _ T _ _ T O _
_ O _ E _ _
…and the five leftover consonants each have a $1,600 bounty. She then calls up that N…
S _ T _ _ T _ O N
_ O _ E _ _
…and solves SITUATION COMEDY for $6,600.
SOLE DUD (before S-U): R (Len)
Kendell: $26,550 cash & trip/Nadera: $5,600/Len: $2,600
BANKRUPT TRASH: $11,350
$100K Bonus Round
Kendell gets the M of AMERICA’S.
The second word’s important…
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HMPO should do it…
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_ P P R O _ _ H
…and she takes the DISCIPLINED APPROACH to win $33K for a final total of $59,550 cash & trip.
$5K SPIN ID: TJ8758985
MY RATING: 7