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Hello, new friends

Hello, new friends

Ladies and gents, Some current projects are bringing a bunch of new eyes here, so here’s a quick primer on what I’m all about: – I go a little dormant on this site (meaning close to totally absent) outside of Buffalo professional sports and club soccer season, which is to say summers at the Mendola… Continue Reading

Darkness on the Edge of Tank

Darkness on the Edge of Tank

That, my friends, was weird. It’s also the word Coyotes’ defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson used to describe a large number of Sabres fans cheering Arizona goals. Others’ choice of adjectives ranged from awesome to pathetic, and I have to say it’s a little of both. I wrote earlier this year that I thought it’d be very… Continue Reading

Remembering Montador

Remembering Montador

I’m torn up right now. Not at the loss of a friend, but at the loss of a role model. An everyday, human being sort of role model. That’s the type of guy Steve Montador was, at least in the public eye. Worked his butt off. Supported his teammates. Always accountable to those like me… Continue Reading

Ferguson

At the risk of sounding preachy, I need to get this off my chest and don’t have a radio show because #goldenoldies and #BillyOceanBSides. There are good and bad people in our world. All of them make mistakes. This group of “people” includes garbage men, football players, senators, ministers, judges, sports writers, doctors, zookeepers, jazz… Continue Reading