Author Archive for Different Matt
Different Matt is our cunning Cornell grad/rugby player. "Diff" joined us just after the switch from being "Mets only" to an all-sports stop. He's a Yankee fan; thus he was "different." Aside from the Yanks, he's a diehard NY Giants, NY Rangers and NY Knicks fan. He also likes long walks on the beach and cappuccinos and nearly died in Las Vegas.
Turkey Coma – Its Thanksgiving Night and I’m trying to stay awake after having consumed about a weeks worth of calories for dinner. The Steelers-Ravens snoozefest isn’t helping. The early games on Thanksgiving weren’t great either. The Lions dismantled the Packers in the first game, a bit of a role reversal from years past when […]
Penn Plaza, NY – The Rangers are looking good, Tuesday nights game against Marty and the Devils aside. The Rangers are in third place in the Metropolitan Division (that name really hasn’t sunken in yet) with a 9-9 record. After their 2-6 start on the road, the Blueshirts have done well to get back to […]
Madison Square Garden, NY – With baseball season finally being over and the Giants being somewhere between mediocre and dreadful, I can now focus on hockey. For the first couple of weeks this season it looked like the Rangers’ season would be a complete bust. I thought that the New York Giants might have more […]
New York, NY – It was just after 10pm and the Giants were losing their Thursday Night tilt against Daaa Bears, the Rangers had just started their game against the 68 year old Teemu Selanne and the Anaheim Ducks, and Justin Verlander hadn’t allowed a hit through six inning in game 5 against JG Clancy’s […]
NEW YORK, NY – What a great week its been. While the government has shut its doors and is doing marginally less than they usually do, we’ve been enjoying the start of the best time of the year for sports. We’ve had a 163rd regular season game, play-in games, the start of the Division Series, […]
Quebec City, QC - We’re less than two weeks away from the start of the new NHL campaign and the new look Rangers will ply their trade in the new-look Metropolitan Division in the new-look Eastern Conference. The Blue Jackets and Red Wings are now in the Eastern Conference, which makes sense being that both Detroit […]