On Tuesday, the International Olympic Committee banned Russian athletes from competing under the Russian Federation flag for the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Why? Widespread state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes.
Saturday’s game was a messy one with the return of questionable and retaliatory hits, and facial cross-checks (looking at you Shayne Gostisbehere) and that was just those on Marchy. Everyone’s least favorite NO GOAL even made an appearance on each team, being traded mid-game between the Bruins and Flyers.Still the Bruins were able to leave Philly with a resounding win. Continue reading
Today, the Bruins are playing a huge manatee game against the Flyers in City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia. You know, the town where fans unabashedly will throw anything not bolted down onto the field, the ice, the court. Really, the playing surface is not the important thing here. Yes, Philly sports fans threw snowballs at Santa in the 60’s, batteries at Santa and others from the 80’s on, the Ed Snider memorial bracelets in 2016, and a stink bomb in 2008. Continue reading