Columbus Crew Week in Review: The Columbus Crew had never played the expansion Vancouver Whitecaps before Saturday night. The Black and Gold currently lead the all-time series one game to none. Powered by Emilio Renteria’s two goals, the Crew walked away from Columbus Crew Stadium with a 2-1 victory in front of 11,298 fans. Neither […]
Columbus Crew Week in Review: Four hundred fourteen minutes of soccer. Six hours and 54 minutes in real time. That’s like watching 18.8 episodes of Seinfeld consecutively. That’s also the length of Columbus Crew keeper William Hesmer’s shutout streak that came to an end Saturday against Toronto FC. Though he allowed a goal, the Crew […]
Columbus Blue Jackets Week/Season in Review: The 2010-2011 Columbus Blue Jackets regular season came to an end on Saturday night. The season ended not with a bang, but a whimper. CBJ dropped their last three games of the season – in Dallas, in Nashville, and at home against the Buffalo Sabres – getting outscored 12-5 […]
Columbus Crew Week in Review The Columbus Crew followed up their disappointing home opener against the New York Red Bulls with a dominant performance against FC Dallas on Friday to the tune of a 2-0 win. The victory was the Crew’s first on the season and moves their record to 1-1-1, and four points.
Ohio State Buckeyes Tournament Update: William Buford was having a bad day. The usually reliable junior guard had only nine points and was two of sixteen from the floor. So when Kentucky’s Brandon “ice water in the veins” Knight stuck a jumper with five seconds left to give the Wildcats a 62-60 lead, Ohio State […]
Columbus Blue Jackets Season Obituary: “Taps” plays gently outside Nationwide Arena. The proverbial CBJ faithful leave quietly, their heads hung in disbelief and sadness. The Standings link on the Blue Jackets website is no longer in the favorite tab. The “lucky” socks worn during every game are now in the laundry hamper. Simply put, the […]
Columbus Blue Jackets Week in Review: Do not panic. Please remain calm, ladies and gentlemen. Now is no time to lose our heads, despair, and give up on this club. I will admit, today is a tough day to be an optimistic Blue Jackets fan. The most recent road trip (which, if you recall, I […]