Will be largely absent the next couple days, as I made the retrospectively bad choice to pay a considerable sum to watch “the kind of game that ends people’s careers” in person.
The New York Times series about the late Derek Boogaard is an absolute first-rate piece of writing and journalism. In particular, part one (about his finding his niche as a fighter growing up in a
Should be a good one. Even though Vancouver’s defense looks thin, I’ll regretfully say they’ll squeak another one out at home. My plan is to alleviate the tension by seeing a show an
Pierce on the test posed to the NHL by the douchetacular Alexandre Burrows: This Blog has to confess to being surprised that there actually was some dispute over whether or not Vancouver’s Alex
Not that it makes a lot of sense to put a team in Winnipeg before southern Ontario either, but this is still an improvement. In fairness, nobody could have predicted that putting a team in Atlanta wou
To expand on what I tweeted earlier because I knew I’d be late: BRUINS v. LIGHTNING: Really, really tough to call, with Tampa Bay’s far superior front-line offensive talent going up agains
Above: my favorite card, in a collection that includes (admittedly non-mint) Gretzky and Lemieux rookies R.I.P. Share
In a less-noticed festivity of Treason in Defense of Slavery Confederate Weekend, an outdoor celebration was held to remember Sherman’s famous march through Western Canada. Personal to organizer