Posts tagged Sports
By Richard McAdam aka RGM81
Approximately twenty-two times per year, I have the great joy of doing my initial run-through of a new hockey product’s checklist. While the search begins as a general scan for various subsets and players of general interest, it does not take long for me to get to the main purpose of the checklist search and utilize the Crtl+F function on my web browser/Excel to look for two particular names. This is the routine of many player collectors, I am sure, to scout out just what Upper Deck/Panini/In The Game have in store for us in the More >
By Daniel Steinmann
Why does it seem that almost every day you go read sporting news and you read about athletes getting in trouble with the law? Whatever ever happened to the role model athlete?
Nowadays, there are very few athletes that I would want my children calling role models. I remember when I was growing up there would be an article every now and then about an athlete getting in some form of trouble, for example Dennis Rodman having a shotgun in his truck and all of his bizarre behavior. But to me that is nothing in comparison to today’s athletes More >