Tag: Zdeno Chara

The Defeated: Hurricanes, Trailblazers & Mets

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BLOOMINGBURG, NY – Over the years when a seasoned sports fan watches enough games on the telly he/she can sense a defeated team in a matter of moments. Since Thursday night I have spotted the doom and gloom set in on teams during the NHL and NBA Conference Finals and a casual early season baseball […]

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Big Ben: Searching for the Next Ovibender; Stanley Cup Bingers

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SAN JOSE, CA: When the Caps won the Stanley Cup last season, Alexander Ovechkin went on a month long celebratory bender. In the process, he transformed himself from weird Russian buddy of Putin, to a partying legend. I’m looking at the four remaining teams in the NHL playoffs to see if anyone can pick up […]

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Playing Tall: Ben Bishop Spurs Thoughts of Towering Stars

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CHICAGO, IL – He stands six-feet-seven and gets paid to stop pucks from entering the back of the net but Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning has some sort of left leg injury that has kept him from action in these Stanley Cup Finals. Bishop is the tallest goaltender in NHL history and got […]

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Spring Forward? Sports Time Machine Sees Wildcats, Mets, Yanks, Knicks, Horses

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COXSACKIE, NY – Spring ahead as the saying goes when it’s time to turn the clocks ahead in observance of daylight savings time – or the time where broken-down mopes like me complain about losing an hour of sleep despite a fruitful existence. Today, I’ll combine our clock synchronization as a sports time machine of […]

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Blaber’s Blabberings: NFL Pot Law, Chara, Isles, Joe Maddon to Mets

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EL BARIO, BRONX – One of my favorite hobbies is soccer – or football – as the rest of the world calls it. What fun kicking kicking balls can be! And since I’ve had nearly as much fun kicking  NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in the balls for a couple of months now, I thought, ‘Why […]

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Montreal Canadiens and Goon Tactics vs [Carey] Price of Victory

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“… the guy was wielding his stick like a pizza spatula.” -Cheesy Bruin FIVE HOLE, ND – Now that the Eastern Conference Finals are heading into its fourth game tonight at MSG, haven’t all you New York Rangers fans had enough of how slimy the Montreal Canadiens conduct themselves on and off the ice? There […]

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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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