On the Pitch with an American Novice-Euro ’08 Preview Pt.1

World Cup ’06 was an epiphany for Brother Reynell. After years of looking upon soccer as a bunch of guys kicking a ball around, Reynell came to realize the subtle intricacies of futbol. Join him as he continues his journey into the light of the game on the pitch. The 2008 UEFA European Championship kicks […]

On the Pitch with an American Novice-Euro ’08 Preview Pt.1

World Cup ’06 was an epiphany for Brother Reynell. After years of looking upon soccer as a bunch of guys kicking a ball around, Reynell came to realize the subtle intricacies of futbol. Join him as he continues his journey into the light of the game on the pitch. The 2008 UEFA European Championship kicks […]

Performance of the Week (POTW) 5/26-6/1

This week I’m going with Jordy Mercer of the Oklahoma State baseball team. Mercer crushed three home runs as the Cowboys eliminated TCU from the Stillwater Regional of the College Baseball World Series. Mercer’s third dinger came in the bottom of the ninth after the Horned Frogs erased an 8-2 Cowboy lead. Who gets your […]

Thumbs Up for…

…the NHL. Gary Bettman and his crack staff are busy discussing the possibility of another Winter Classic. This should be an annual event. …the NBA who will hand out fines next year for ‘flopping’. I love soccer, but flopping is easily the worst part of the game. I don’t need to see it on the […]

Rebounds & Put Backs (5/28)

Sit back and let Casey be your guide. Find yourself an article or two of your fancy. Don’t forget to tell ‘em who sent ya. dougvantyle: A K-Smell Classic-Solving The Home Run Controversy Sox and Pinstripes: Red Sox fans’ cookbook proceeds to benefit Jimmy fund Shut Up Tim McCarver BRibas: Mr. Freeze Comes to Town, […]

I want Chris Osgood’s job

Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Oz-zie! On and on the chant rings through Joe Louis Arena. Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Oz-zie Oz-zie! Chris Osgood has the denizens of Detroit eating from the palm of his hands. Never mind the octopus; it’s all about Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Oz-zie! Osgood has been dominating the Pittsburgh Penguins to the tune of …41 […]