Tag: Gordie Howe

Famous Fathers And Their Athletic Children

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MARLBORO, NY – Today is the day we honor dear old Dad and if you have sports running through your veins this is the man to thank. It doesn’t matter if you rode the bench or excelled during youth sports it’s that you participated with a little push from your father. There have been many […]

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MTM Sunday Hockey Edition: Jaromir Jagr, Enforcers, NHL PLayoffs

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MARLBORO, NY – With the uneventful first few days of March Mildness lingering like the flatulence from eating too much corned beef and cabbage on St. Paddy’s Day, I’m here to follow up on Different Matt’s Friday hockey column. Granted, he and I are probably the only one’s who care about hockey enough to write […]

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NHL Trade Deadline: NY Rangers Bolster Blueline for Playoff Push

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NEW YORK, NY – The NHL Trade Deadline came and went and the NY Rangers made a splash. It wasn’t a huge, apocalyptic, Yandle-for-Duclair-and-a-First-Round-Pick kind of splash, but a splash nonetheless. GM Gorton finally picked up another defenseman; Brendan Smith was acquired from the Detroit (pronounced DEE-troit) Red Wings in exchange for a second round […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Kicking Dirt on the New York Football Giants

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BRONX, NY – Friends, Giants Fans, Rusty Kuntz, lend me your ears; I have come to bury the New York Football Giants, not to praise them. We’re only 5 games into the NFL season, but already the Giants look dead in the water. I’m sure, at 2-3, there’s still some hope out there among the Big […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Like Ali and Gordie Howe, Grim Reaper after Your Sports Legends

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NEW YORK, NY – We’re barely halfway through 2016, and already it’s been a brutal year for deaths. David Bowie? Prince? Alan Rickman? Abe Vigoda? Death has been truly thinning the ranks of the entertainment industry, and sports is no different. Just recently we lost two giants in Muhammad Ali and Gordie Howe. And even one […]

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Gordie Howe: Amazing, Effective, Skilled and Tough

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ENGLISHTOWN, NJ – If the past year was a tough year was tough enough in losing legendary music performers, 2016 has now started sculpting a sports Mt. Rushmore in Heaven, what with the passing of “The Greatest,” Muhammad Ali, and “Mr. Hockey,” Gordie Howe within a week of each other. To hockey fans, the passing […]

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Ali, Howe, NBA Finals and Sharapova

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EL BRONX, EL BARRIO – Another week and I am back up to bat. It has been sad week as two legends died. So today’s piece will be dedicated to the great Muhammad Ali, the Legendary Gordie Howe, the NBA finals and Maria Sharapova. Ali: What can I say about this legend that has not been […]

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My Bloody Black and Gold Valentines: Cheesy Bruin, Cupid and Boston Bruins

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BOSTON, MA – If there’s anybody who knows of love’s carnage, it’s the holder of scars from two unsuccessful marriages… like yours truly. While it may be appropriate to say Happy Valentine’s Day to a loved one today, I prefer a salute to My Bloody Valentines— thy first and last true love, the NHL’s Boston […]

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NHL Winter Classic, Olde Tyme Hockey and Doc Emrick Replacing Bowl Games?

NORTH SALEM, NY– New Year’s Day used to be reserved for a steady diet of college football Bowl games and the their associated gambling. But since some genius in a suit decided to space out the marquee Bowl games over the span of a week, a new king of sports – with it’s own heavily […]

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FREE NFL WEEK 13 PICKS, BRUINS-RANGERS RECAP

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BOSTON, MA – Last week I prefaced the Sunday selections with unsteady confidence and still managed to avert disaster by going 2-2… or the same score of Friday’s Bruins-Rangers game before Captain Zdeno Chara scored the clincher. Improving on the 29-18 mark (61%) are today’s Free NFL Picks hiding in a Bruins versus Rangers recap. FAVORITES […]

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