Archive for March 2013

March Badness: the futility of the NCAA tournament and March Madness

March Badness: the futility of the NCAA tournament and March Madness
In the midst of all this supposed “March Madness,” lost are those who fail to see the allure of the NCAA tournament. While I know I am part of a miniscule minority, I know there are other sports fans out there who take no joy in the festivities of the annual college basketball tourney. March... Read more »

Five suggestions for the Chicago Cubs new mascot

Five suggestions for the Chicago Cubs new mascot
As a part of the remodeling of Wrigley Field, the Chicago Cubs are exploring ways to increase fan interaction at the park. Currently, the idea of introducing a team mascot is under serious consideration. Seeing as certain marketing ideas coming from the hierarchies of Cubs management have not always been well thought-out [see "Go Cubs... Read more »

Top 20 reasons the Chicago Blackhawks lead the NHL at 17-0-3

20) The Blackhawks powerplay has improved in 2013. While it remains as the area with the most room for improvement, scoring with the man advantage is no longer a team weakness.
In honor of the Chicago Blackhawks extending their NHL record to 20 straight games without a regulation loss to start the season, here is a chronicling of the top 20 reasons the Blackhawks have (basically) gone undefeated for 20 games.
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