Posts Tagged ‘true sports fan’

The Arizona sports fan, not the bandwagon fan, but the true Arizona sports fan, has always had to endure frustrations and heartbreaks. That’s nothing new. After all, there are scores of thousands of people that now reside in this great state that have moved from their beloved but unbearable home states. That’s why it is […]


I don’t know about you, but in my humble opinion, the worst time of the year for sports fans is the two weeks between the Conference Finals and the Super Bowl. Why, you may ask?  Excellent question.  Thanks for asking! The reason is we have to endure thirteen days of every reporter in the world, […]


Like most sports nuts (not just fans, but nuts), this is my favorite time of the year.  College basketball is in full swing, the NHL is just past the halfway point and that other league (the NBA?) is right behind them.  But most importantly, we’re down to the final four in the NFL. Yet, more […]


Anyone that knows me also knows that I am a huge sports fan.  I’ve been playing and watching sports my entire life.  So regardless of how things change over the years, I will always be a fan of anything that involves athletic skill. However, I can’t help but pull my hair out when I watch […]


Okay, so maybe that was a little bit harsh and mean spirited.  So let me take a moment to apologize to all of the scumbags out there.  Ryan Braun would have to improve as a human being to join your ranks. Look, I’m not naïve.  I know that as long as there are large pots […]


By now you are fully aware that I am a huge hockey fan.  I’ve gone on and on about the merits of the sport and the athletes that make a living playing the game.  So naturally, being a longtime resident of the Valley of the Sun, I have been a fan of the Phoenix Coyotes […]


To most people, Memorial Day marks the end of school, the beginning of summer, the season’s first full-blown BBQ party, or simply another reason to drink beer and watch the ball game. It’s understandable, given that it coincides with the temperatures rising to summer proportions.  And let’s not forget, it’s a three-day weekend.  You can’t […]