Archive for the ‘Hockey’ Category

  • Cabin Fever 2015

    Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

    The winter of 2015 has become a cabin fever nightmare. The Northeast has been hit time and again with blizzards that would freeze your gizzards. A gazillion feet of snow in Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, little Rhode Island (now a big snowball), Vermont and New Hampshire (secretly one good-sized state cut on a diagonal) and New […]

  • Attention Deficit Oh – Shiney!

    Friday, January 6th, 2012

    the last three or four or fifteen days have been like this. somewhere in that cloud is my brain with me attached to it. my brain and i are trying to start something and actually finish it. just one thing. one. 1. uno. you know the lingo. i start one project, like doing the dishes, […]

  • playoff hockey is the best hockey in town…

    Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

    well, hockey has just about worn us out. ter can’t talk…i have a sore throat and know i won’t have a voice in the morning. we beat the blackhawks 4 – 1 and are now ahead in the first round of the playoffs with a 2 – 1 game-winning lead. need to win two more […]

  • Thankful for Hockey

    Sunday, November 29th, 2009

  • road and hockey weary

    Friday, April 25th, 2008

    i’ve been away from home for a while and haven’t written anything about our hockey loss to detroit at home last sunday. i was in the car last sunday traveling from new york to tennessee with my sister. it was my turn to drive and as i took the wheel the rain started pelting us […]

  • game 3

    Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

    it was sushi night at the sommet center. octipi and catfish on ice. the red wing/predator game last night was pure playoff hockey. ups and downs, trashy calls, scuffles, and scoring. the predators were happy to be home, happy to have legwand back on the ice and happy to come back from a scoring deficit […]

  • Game 2

    Monday, April 14th, 2008

    see game one

  • Game One

    Saturday, April 12th, 2008

    we lost. it’s a great match between the two teams and they both played all-out for the entire game. playoff hockey at its best. ellis is amazing in goal. stopped 37 shots. thanks to the hockey gods. only four more to win and we’ve got past the first round. perfect.

  • A House Divided

    Thursday, April 10th, 2008

    picture this…red wing and predator fans living together as a family. most of the time we’re very kind to each other. loving. thoughtful. bossman and i are predator fans. adult daughter who lives upstairs is a red wing fan. as the first game of the playoffs gets closer and closer, the fan-blood starts to bubble. […]