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.
We’re double-dipping today with Different Matt’s piece below & our latest Meet The Matts Radio segment, this one with Wally Backman calling in… Mad Dog and Bobby V also join us. Click This for that. NEW YORK, NY – As everyone predicted weeks ago the Rangers are taking on the old enemy in the first […]
1 PENN PLAZA, NYC – The NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs are right around the corner and the Rangers Playoffs Picture (we’re leaving the possessive “s” off for SEO purposes) is taking shape. The Bruins, Penguins, Habs and Lightning have all clinched playoff berths in the East. The Rangers are holding onto second place in the Metro Division, playing […]
NEW YORK, NY – There’s something wrong with my New York Rangers. Sure, they’re winning games and in good position to make a deep playoff push. But there’s something amiss. This isn’t the Rangers team of my youth. I’ll always support the team no matter what but this isn’t the Rangers team I grew to […]
DELINE, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Trade deadline day came and went in the NHL on Wednesday. Some players we thought would move stayed put and some players we thought would stay put, were shipped to far-away locales. It was an interesting and somewhat surprising day. The big news at The Garden was the trade that sent […]
SOCHI, COMMIELAND – Yesterday’s gold medal tilt in women’s ice hockey was quite the spectacle. The USA and Canada faced off for gold for the umpteenth time and for the umpteenth time Canada won. The loss is a bitter pill to swallow for the Americans. They were up two goals in the waning moments of […]
EUREKA, NUNAVUT – As the Northeast continues to recover from Snowpocalypse and its big budget sequel, Snowpocalypse II: The Snowening, and as we brace for the next installment, Snowpocalypse III: The Bride of Snowy, we are all reminded of how much ass winter sucks. The situation is made worse by the post-football, pre-baseball doldrums we’ve […]