Posts tagged "playoffs"

Baseball’s “Amazing Night” Happens Every Year in Other Sports

Baseball’s “Amazing Night” Happens Every Year in Other Sports
If you are a baseball fan in Boston or Atlanta then hopefully you haven’t been growing an early playoff beard, even though playoffs seemed like a lock for both the Red Sox and the Braves. But if you did start growing facial hair in anticipation of the post-season then you’ll be disappointed to have to... Read more »

Derrick Rose, the Best Point Guard Since Magic Johnson

So there, I said it. Derrick Rose is the greatest point guard in the game since Magic Johnson, the Lakers’ 5-time NBA champion and Hall of Famer. And with 25 points per game and only a few years under his belt it’s fair to say that this statement is taking a risk and, OK…yes, I’m... Read more »

Throwing Pics: #1 - "Burrito Michael Jordan Layup"

“Burrito Michael Jordan making a Layup”, circa 1997. This wall mural, fantastic yet ridiculous, can be found in Chicago at LaBamba Tacos, Wrightwood & Halsted in Lincoln Park.
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Blackhawks Fans, You Are No Angels.

Blackhawks Fans, You Are No Angels.
As the Blackhawks close in on the playoffs again, a year after their Stanley Cup triumph, fans are jubilant and gracious. They cheer the Hawks and the possibility of another championship to underscore the greatness of the city we all love. Moving here from Philadelphia to Chicago several years ago I started to notice a... Read more »