Who runs these things?

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This past weekend was the 26th running of the Twin Cities Marathon, “The Most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America”. One of my friends was running and a group of us met him at the finish line to cheer him on.  I can’t imagine the training that is involved in preparing for something like this, but […]

My run-in with Pete Rose

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I was in Las Vegas on vacation last week.  A “run-in” probably isn’t the right wording, but it sounded interesting, right?  On Saturday we were walking through the new Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino and checking out the Miracle Mile Shops when we came across a sports memorabilia store.  It was none other than “Charlie […]

Fantasy Hockey 2006

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This October marks the fifth season (I believe) of my participation in a fantasy hockey league. Ever since the return of hockey to Minnesota in 2000, I have become more of a hockey fan.  Growing up, I remember periodically watching the Minnesota North Stars, but that was nothing compared to what I remember since 2000. […]