A Real Shame

I remember my uncle’s bedroom at my grandma’s house when I was very young. The Chicago Blackhawks logo was present in the room in various mediums, he himself having become a fan of them and hockey around that time of his life, and in the early stages of mine. I found it fascinating even then,…

Chicago Sports Check-In

Chicago Cubs Ever since the Cubs won their mythically-foretold World Series in 2016, it seemed almost universally agreed upon that it was a sign of an alternate dimension being born. A reality TV con artist won the presidency in spite of being a sexist, sex offender, racist, bigot, and pathological liar. Millions of people read…

Sports Musings: February 2020

Every now and again I’d like to write a few blurbs on sports, namely of the Chicago variety, so I hope those who read who give less than a microscopic fleck of a damn will not be too off their feed if I dabble. Chicago Bears: Whatever Ryan Pace declares that Mitch is the starter,…

Returns in Red

Believe it or not, the Blackhawks are a frustrating team to root for, due to reasons acceptable, arguable, and stupid. ┬áThen again, as many non-Chicago fans remind me with reckless abandon, the Blackhawks have been the class of the NHL since 2010 and the core of the roster has three Stanley Cup banners hanging in…