Browsing Tag 'Stanley Cup'

As a Patriots, Celtics and Red Sox fan as well, I’ve seen a lot of championships over the past decade. And while there’s nothing quite like the first championship, or the one that ends 86 years of misery, this championship might just top everything, at least for me. I’ll be honest—I’m attached to very few […]

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You’re still soaking it in, I guess. I know I am. It’s been 39 years. And after all the suffering, the horrible seasons, the disappointing playoff losses…it’s too surreal to really register. I haven’t posted lately because I’ve been caught up in the Stanley Cup tumble of things—eat, sleep, stress, watch the Bruins. Now that […]

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11 seconds into overtime. The Canucks have an odd-man rush—it’s Alex Burrows on a breakaway. He takes the puck wide, drawing Bruins’ goalkeeper Tim Thomas out of his net. Thomas never recovered, and Burrows managed to maneuver the puck into the net to win the game and put the Canucks up 2-0 in the series. […]

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I know it’s the second-best time of the year (the first, of course, being the NFL playoffs) but as a Devils fan, it just doesn’t seem like the playoffs without them in it. It’s bad enough that I’m actually jealous of my friends who get to watch their teams suffer in the playoffs. Yeah it’s […]

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