So long, Pittsburgh

Three years ago, March of 2017, my life couldn’t of been any better. I had it all. Or so I thought. I was engaged to be married, accepted a new job in the ‘Steel City’ where the opportunity was bigger than ever and I was making more money I ever had in my career. IContinue reading “So long, Pittsburgh”

The NHL is nearing a return. What does that mean for the Penguins? And why Josh Getzoff is excited for the playoff format.

A plan is in place. The NHL wants to return. Only thing is the NHL doesn’t know when or where the return to play will actually take place due to the circumstances surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman laid out an extensive plan on how the league intends to carry out the remainderContinue reading “The NHL is nearing a return. What does that mean for the Penguins? And why Josh Getzoff is excited for the playoff format.”

“Ben is not going to put that video out there if he doesn’t feel he’s 100% ready to go.”

All it took was 38 seconds to inject life into Steeler Nation when Ben Roethlisberger released a video showing him firing passes to teammates this past week at a Pittsburgh high school and so I spoke with someone who knows just how impressive that was to see. He spent four seasons with the Pittsburgh SteelersContinue reading ““Ben is not going to put that video out there if he doesn’t feel he’s 100% ready to go.””

How Josh Yohe always gets the story and why he won’t cuss at grandmas

He’s a hell of a hockey writer. He’s an even better person. And the stories about his grandmother are hilarious. But that’s not why Josh Yohe of The Athletic is one of my favorite people in Pittsburgh. I moved to the ‘Steel City’ in March of 2017 and the Pittsburgh Penguins were in the stretchContinue reading “How Josh Yohe always gets the story and why he won’t cuss at grandmas”

Think Quarantine Is Tough? Think Again

Professional athletes are overpaid, cocky and have no care in the world except for themselves. Right? Many have those views, but this is a story how one of those athletes was selfless and without a doubt has inspired a little boy who faced the ultimate test…cancer. 55 days. That’s how many days it’s been withoutContinue reading “Think Quarantine Is Tough? Think Again”

Sportscaster In Shorts

54 days. That’s how long it’s been without sports. Sure, the trips down memory lane of various Finals and championships we’ve seen lately have been fun to reminisce. Or even last night’s Opening Day in the Korean Baseball Organization between the NC Dinos and Samsung Lions which was a fantastic idea from ESPN to getContinue reading “Sportscaster In Shorts”