Archives for: "February 2006"

February 20th, 2006
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any. - Fred Astaire more »

Bon Voyage Darko.

February 16th, 2006
It is with a heavy heart that I bid farewell to Darko Milicic today. His trade to the Orlando Magic has been completed. The deal sends Darko and Piston's backup point-guard Carlos Arroyo to Orlando for (injured) center Kelvin Cato and a first round… more »

Another tale from in line at BK.

February 15th, 2006
Why do the strangest things happen at fast food locations? Should I take that as a sign to maybe seek sustenance elsewhere? Sure I would be healthier and maybe even live longer, but then what stories would I have to share? First, the guy I posted about… more »

7 more years.

February 14th, 2006
VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Villanova coach Jay Wright signed a seven-year contract extension Tuesday, one day after his Wildcats defeated No. 1 Connecticut. The contract will keep Wright at the school through the 2012-13 season. Athletic director Vince Nicastro… more »

The hardwood.

February 14th, 2006
In the collegiate setting, the hardwood floor is almost exclusively reserved for the players and their coaches. The rare occasions when the court plays host to others come after "The Big Win". This Big Win phenomenon occurs as the home team, a… more »

Turbulence

February 10th, 2006
On my flight home last night from Las Vegas I woke up to our plane shaking it like a salt shaker. Turbulence is something that I will never enjoy, but it does not bother me very much anymore. That may be a sign that I fly too often, or maybe something… more »

Home Team Conspiracy.

February 2nd, 2006
I have had suspicions before and even though I lack concrete proof, I am now convinced that sports complexes around the country sell each and every ticket with the exception of the 2-4 directly behind each coach's spot on the bench. At football games,… more »