Category: Sports

NHL All-Star Game Weekend

I watched a little bit of the NHL All-Start game weekend. Well mostly the skills competition and part of the first period. The NHL really needs to rethink the format. This game of shinny with no intensity is just plain boring (the reason I stopped watching after 10 minutes). They need to award points for…

Samuel L Jackson Hockey Coach Chelios

John sent me this: Pretty funny. Reminds me of the post I did back in 2002 comparing European hockey to NHL hockey using Pulp Fiction script. Update: ok thanks for Blogger I was able to find my old posts I’ve been enjoying watching olympic hockey the last few days even when Canada got tumped by…

Last World Cup Pool Update

ok I know I am over a week late but I was on holidays last week. I got to watch the finals in a “lounge” at a McDonalds in Woodburn OR. Good thing my kids were enjoying the play area. Well as expected, there was not going to be any changes at the top but…

World Cup Pool Update July 5th

Pool has been updated. Some changes at the top but now Emrah has pretty much wrapped it up. I say pretty much cause perhaps I miscalculated somewhere. Results: Uruguay 1 (4) : 1 (2) Ghana Netherlands 2 : 1 Brazil Paraguay 0 : 1 Spain Argentina 0 : 4 Germany Upcoming matches: Uruguay vs. Netherlands…

World Cup Update June 29th

All right. The quarter finals are set. Only DaveC picked Paraguay in this round and Emrah picked Uruguay in this round. Things tightening up at the top. Results Spain 1 : 0 Portugal Paraguay 0 (5) : 0 (3) Japan Upcoming matches – Quarter-finals: Netherlands vs. Brazil – 2 Jul 7:00am (PDT) Uruguay vs. Ghana…