Category Archives: Sports Happenings

NHL Strike

I am quite ignorant on this subject.¬† Me wanty hockey. Anyone care to discuss ‚Äď esplain ‚Äď criticize?

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MLB PLAYOFFS 2012

If there are any baseball fans out there as big as me, you’re loving the end of this season. With the Yankees/Orioles and Rangers/A’s still fighting it out for their respective division leads, the new format of the playoffs has … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Final: Game #4

As the Kings try to complete the sweep and win their first ever (is it?) Stanley Cup, Brodeur and the Devils try to save face by winning a game on the road to stave off the inevitable. ¬†Both of these … Continue reading

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2012 Baseball Season!

For this Jew, Christmas lasts 6 months (April-September) and Easter (October Playoffs) directly follows.¬† This is code for, Baseball is my religion.¬† And, it is upon us. This year, I have been particularly excited because I have had an opportunity … Continue reading

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2011 ATP Tour Final in London

Every year, the top 8 men in tennis play a round-robin tournament.¬† It’s a relatively unknown event as far as my circle of knowledge is aware, but I’m sure it’s a huge deal in Europe and for true tennis fans … Continue reading

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Craziest Day of Baseball Ever

My quick facebook message explanation to fellow LR writer. Boston and Tampa tied for the wildcard Tampa playing the Yankees Boston playing Baltimore if they both lose or both win, they play a 1 game playoff tomorrow Boston is up … Continue reading

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Wimbledon 2011

Sorry to bombard you with tennis news, but ’tis the season.¬† As they move to the grass courts, the top players remain favourites to win.¬† Local hero (sort of – he’s really a Scot), Andy Murray, figures to have the … Continue reading

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Federer/Nadal… Round 5

For the 5th time (4th time in the Finals), Nadal and Federer square off at the French Open – where Federer has yet to beat Nadal.¬† It has been the dream matchup for the last 7 years.¬† Perhaps this year … Continue reading

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The Mavs’ Comeback

Last night, the Dallas Mavericks came back from the brink of going down 2-0 in the NBA finals.¬† Down 15 points late in the 4th quarter, Dirk and the gang showed stalwart defense and gritty offense.¬† With the clock winding … Continue reading

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NBA Finals

In these Finals, fans are treated to a rematch of 2006, where Wade and Shaq’s Heat team was able to overcome Dirk and the Mavs. This year, Dallas is a lot more solid and balanced than they were last time.¬† … Continue reading

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