Neon Circus

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If You Can't Wear Your Heart on Your Sleeve, Wear It on Your Pad

[Editor’s Note: Charles Noerenberg recently submitted a Ticker entry that was so interesting and so well-developed that I’ve decided to turn it into a guest entry. Enjoy. — PL]

By Charles Noerenberg

I recently came across the photo you see above, which shows Alex Ovechkin of the Capitals sitting in the locker room, . . . → Read More: If You Can’t Wear Your Heart on Your Sleeve, Wear It on Your Pad

The NHL's All Star Game Uniforms are Less Than Good

By Phil Hecken

It’s not often I’m so underwhelmed by the introduction of a new uniform, and an All Star Game uniform at that, that words fail me. This won’t be one of those times, but the words I have for what the NHL unveiled (to exactly zero pomp and circumstance on the . . . → Read More: The NHL’s All Star Game Uniforms are Less Than Good

Well We're Comin' ... To Your City

By Phil Hecken

We all know that sports, moreso now than ever, is a business. And an unfortunate part of that business, at least for the fans of the city losing a team, is the loss of civic pride, an identity…a way of life in some cases. That’s a topic I’d like to . . . → Read More: Well We’re Comin’ … To Your City