We’ve been neglecting hockey lately but since so much has been made of the ratings of the NHL All-Star game, we thought we’d point you over to two blog entries. First, let’s blame Gary Bettman. Second, perhaps all this angst over the state of the NHL and specifically over the Versus ratings are overblown. However, the big difference between college basketball and the NHL is that the college basketball postseason is a must watch event and the NHL postseason is a “is it on?” event. Finally, we have a sign from a female fan that needs to go into the Fan Sign Hall of Fame.
In other news…
[The Offside]: Fireball soccer? Maybe hockey would be more popular if we dipped the puck in gasoline first.
[Awful Announcing]: Wait, why do black people get two Thanksgivings?
[Can’t Stop the Bleeding]: High School wrestling will never be the same in Minnesota
[Yahoo]: Next time you think NFL players are paid too much
[The Hater Nation]: The best Barbaro story picture
[The 700 Level]: How is it that Freddie Mitchell still in the blogosphere?
And finally…. why white people shouldn’t rap: “take a big dump on the bears”? This type of thing happens every year. Remember when some urologist decided to battle TO? People… please… just stop.