Picking From The Scrap Heap

Beggars can’t be choosers, and the Twins are really in need of some pitching. There’s not much left to pick from even if the Twins had money to spend. The Star Tribune puts the Twins’ payroll at roughly $96 million after the addition of outfielder Josh Willingham. If they really do plan to have a…
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Alaska Nanooks’ New Intro Video Is Out!

Some of you might remember one of my favorite YouTube video’s from a year ago. Alaska-Fairbanks has become popular in hockey circles in part due to their impressive and also over-the-top intro videos introducing their hockey team before each home game. Well, the 2011-12 video is out.   It was hard to live up to…
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Would Two Quarterbacks Be Better Than One?

Nothing keeps a 2-11 team the talk of a town like a good ol’ quarterback controversy. And at the same time, it seems Christian Ponder‘s struggles have ignited a whole new debate. I’ve heard quite a few people since Sunday’s loss advocate that the Vikings – who in all likelihood will have a top-three pick…
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So Far, I’m Loving The New NBA

Drunk-dialing CEOs and angry owners and Ricky Rubio … oh my! I don’t know about the rest of you, but I’m loving the new NBA. 66 games? That’s great. Season was too long anyway. And there was so much juicy news this week too. I could care less if the league ever starts holding games.…
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I’m Back!

My vacation “stay-cation” from work is over. And, other than mentioning the Joe Kapp fight, it was a vacation from the blog too. So, what was I up to? Not too much. Just had to burn through some PTO. Gave me a chance to catch up on the DVR (I’m now addicted to “Storage Wars”),…
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