In April 2013, I started researching and writing a book to document the history and characters of Lakeville, Minnesota’s Hockey program. Today is Hockey Day Minnesota in the State of Hockey, so what I am doing? More research, more database building, more writing and more research. The Wall of Fame and History Display (Collection of […]
Many Vikings fans already know why for it was on that fabled Christmas that the Dallas Grinches stole a playoff win from the jaws of defeat at Metropolitan Stadium.
As we walked toward the gates, the smell of cigars and cigarettes filled the Met Stadium air. Once we made it inside for the pregame warm-ups, I soaked in everything. I watched the High School Cheerleading Parkettes on the sidelines, and was amazed by the distance and accuracy of Mark Mosley and Fred Cox’s straight on kick
Sometimes life can be like a pretty blimp hovering in the air, and then all of a sudden a baseball comes crashing down from it and **SMACK** there is a broken jaw to ruin the view. Sounds weird, right? Turns out, this obscure though is actually a true story. Sort of. I stumbled upon an […]
My 8 year old son always plays NHL 13 as the hometown Minnesota Wild. I am forced to play as my second favorite NHL franchise, the Boston Bruins. What can I say? I Love that Dirty Water… Boston Today You Are My Town. We create our own characters on the PS 3, and we laugh […]
Win Twins song exposed as beer commercial ditty for Hamms Beer. I found this old Hamm’s beer commercial that was used for Minnesota Vikings broadcasts during the1962 season. I was mildy surprised to learn that it is exactly the same song that the Minnesota Twins use as their team introduction music at Target Field. In […]