White Sox vs. Cubs + Blackhawks = Heaven?

June 14, 2010

I had never been to a Sox/Cubs game and when I saw a YouSwoop deal for $79 rooftop tickets, I thought it was a good opportunity to go. It also ended up being a night where the Cubs honored the Blackhawks for winning the Stanley Cup. The team, including coaches and other staff all walked […]


Blackhawks 6, Flyers 5 – Stanley Cup Final Game 1

May 30, 2010

I grew up a Whalers fan…and then they moved to Carolina.  I then started following the Rangers, including stints as an MSG intern and Rangers game night staff. I met Nik who was a Penguins fan, and I root for them on occasion. And then we moved to Chicago. Now we’re Blackhawks fans and season […]


This and That, June 7 Edition

June 7, 2008

A most boring Belmont race. I didn’t really care who won, but as soon as Big Brown dropped back and Da’Tara won, all the camera’s did after the race ended was focus on Big Brown and his jockey. I mean, come on! Give the winner some f-n love. Get over it. You already got the […]


It's a Series Now, Kids.

June 2, 2008

While the Mets are figuring out if they are for real or not, it’s still hockey time here at ChicagoMetsFan.com… The Penguins finally won in Detroit (4-3, 3 OT), forcing a game six back in Pittsburgh. Who is the man: Marc-Andre Fleury and his 55 saves or Maxime Talbot and his game tying goal with […]


Penguins/Red Wings – Stanley Cup Game 2

May 27, 2008

Well much like game 1, the Penguins lost. However, there were a few highlights: Found a great women’s bathroom that bright, clean and had many stalls; Our seat location rocked; I got a picture with Barry Melrose and Steve Levy; and I think we just about cleaned out Detroit of their Magic Hat stock. Enjoy […]


Penguins/Red Wings – Stanley Cup Game 1

May 25, 2008

While the Mets were busy winning their first game in what seems like a month, Nik and I ventured to Detroit for game one of the Stanley Cup finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings. While the bar we went to pre-game was decent, and the people there were fun, the same couldn’t […]