St. Louis Blues 2016-17 Season Preview

Being a fan of the St. Louis Blues may not seem so difficult on the surface. The team is usually quite competitive and qualifies for the playoffs regularly. The team consists of highly skilled players who are exciting to watch, and that’s not unique to this season nor the last decade. The franchise has won…

On Novelty and Normalcy: The Avalanche and Wimbledon

Three years back, I codified my love for the Colorado Avalanche with a purchase of a ten-game ticket pack. We had just come off our first playoff appearance in five years, Nathan MacKinnon’s rookie season had been sizzling, and only the work of noted asshat Matt Cooke had kept us from advancing out of the first…