Results tagged with 'nhl'
Published June 16, 2015
For every reason Dave Begel says, "Hockey, Meh!" there's a reason why I was obsessed with this NHL postseason.
I grew up in a town where there was no hockey. No one played it. No one watched it. All we knew was that no one playing it had teeth. We all took offense when anyone mentioned it as the fourth major sport in America.
Published June 15, 2015
Although the Stanley Cup is supposed to be one of the most exciting events in sports, hockey is a sport that - pun intended - leaves me cold. Here are the top five reasons why I hate it.
Published July 8, 2014
The world of professional sports is crazy over big salaries. But I wondered where the craziest people lived? So I went to math class and discovered that the NBA and MLB were the two leagues that have lost its collective mind.
Published Dec. 3, 2013
Think about it. Camp Randall Stadium. Cameron Indoor Stadium. Allen Fieldhouse in Kansas. Ohio Stadium. Notre Dame Stadium. Bird's Nest soccer arena in Beijing. Miller Park. All made out of LEGO bricks.
Published April 16, 2013
The major American pro sports leagues are getting ready for its first active, male athletes to come out. And when this happens there's going to be a lot of shouting about progress and how far we have come, but that's a little overwrought. Real progress will be when a gay professional athlete is only concerned about his performance on the field and the rest of us cheer or boo for the way he plays.
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Monday December 7th, 2009 - Chicago, IL/Bayside, WI I had the honor tonight of performing at the Milwaukee Admirals’ holiday party. I have known team president Jon Greenberg twenty years or so from when he worked PR for the Milwaukee Brewers and he has always been great to me. A...
It feels like I'm one of the few people in this town that likes hockey. And by like I mean love without question. Hockey is the best professional sport by far, hands down. But I would love to be able to watch my beloved Flyers (or really any other game) at a bar from time to time...
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