Stanley Cup Playoffs: Round Two

And then there was one. Unfortunately for Schev and Koop, it’s the one who likely cares the least, but yet Philly couldn’t get over the hump in the deep dark Metro, and the Wild lost to Coach Yeo (which I still contend isn’t a huge deal) and the Blues. And here I am with my Blueshirts. The Rangers. The pride and joy of my NHL season. After seeing what they did against the best goalie in the world and a very good Canadiens team (I still see Shea Weber and Max…

Welcome home, Ichiro

Ichiro

  By Micah Friez On Thursday, the Seattle Mariners unveiled the first ever statue outside of their home ballpark of Safeco Field. It’s of Ken Griffey Jr. in the middle of the sweetest swing in baseball, right in front of the house that he built. And not long from now, The Kid should have company: Ichiro Suzuki and his iconic batting stance forever enshrined in bronze. That is, of course, assuming that the living legend doesn’t play until he’s 100. But for now, Mariner fans will have to settle for his…