Wally’s Wednesday — Game 7 is on!!!

It’s roughly four hours until the face off of tonight’s game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals between the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks. For what it’s worth, in all my years of watching sports, it’s quite hard to surpass an NHL Stanley Cup Game 7 in terms of drama and excitement …

Wally’s Wednesday (a bit early)

by Wally I know it’s still Tuesday, but I couldn’t find anything catchy that contains “Wally” and “Tuesday”, okay? Man, it kinda sucked going without a playoff game in either hockey or hoops last night.    But, no worries, we’re back at it tonight with the Oklahoma City Thunder opening the Western Conference Finals in Dallas […]

O Caption My Caption! Crosby & Ovechkin 12/26/10

I challenge you, loyal readers, to view the picture below and provide a captivating caption that will cause “the shores a-crowding” with “people all exulting.” Should you provide the wittiest of captions, for you the flag will be flung and the bugles will trill.

Wally’s Holiday Wishlist

I’ve been pretty good this year … okay, maybe just a bit better than average … so I have a pretty modest wish list for you. The great thing about this list is that you don’t have to rush the elves to GET ‘ER DONE by 12/25. Nope, this list can be accomplished over several weeks … even months, if not years. Okay … coming clean here … some of the items are nearly miracles, so you might want to get some help from YOU KNOW WHO. So this is what I want, in no particular order, but the most important stuff is definitely at the end:

Canadiens’ Elimination Marks The End Of An Era

Boston’s first round sweep of Les Habitants caused barely a blip on the radar screen of North American professional sports. After all the Bruins advancing to the second round of the playoffs might beg the great philosophical question: if a number one seed sweeps an eight, does anyone notice?

Tuesdays with Smitty: How to save the NHL

Like most, Spring is my favorite time of year. Snow melts, leaves bud on trees, flowers bloom and golf courses dry (yes, I got my first round of 18 in over the weekend). For me, Sports viewing is at its best. March Madness, The Masters, Opening Day and the NBA playoffs bring almost bring a […]