Talking Uniforms and Officiating with Puppy Bowl Ref Dan Schachner

For the past seven years, I’ve had the fun of attending the taping for the Puppy Bowl and the Kitten Halftime Show. The taping of this year’s installment, which will air on Super Bowl Sunday (or, if you prefer, Puppy Bowl Sunday), took place last October. I shot a bunch of photos and videos, . . . → Read More: Talking Uniforms and Officiating with Puppy Bowl Ref Dan Schachner

Finally: Indians to Scrap Chief Wahoo in 2019

As you’ve probably heard by now, Chief Wahoo’s days are numbered. The Indians will stop wearing the cartoon logo in 2019. The news was first reported yesterday afternoon by The New York Times, and MLB issued its own statement shortly thereafter.

Here’s a quick FAQ-style rundown of the situation:

When will the Indians stop . . . → Read More: Finally: Indians to Scrap Chief Wahoo in 2019

Does Anyone Actually Watch the Pro Bowl or the NHL All-Star Game?

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People, I’ll be frank with you: I spent most of yesterday at a social event in New Jersey and watched not one single moment of the NFL Pro Bowl (shown above) or the NHL All-Star Game. Judging from the photos I saw after I got home, the . . . → Read More: Does Anyone Actually Watch the Pro Bowl or the NHL All-Star Game?

Six New Unis, Two Games...And No One Will Watch

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In case you aren’t aware, there are not one but two “all star” games today — the NHL one, which is called the NHL All Star Game, and the NFL one, which is known as the “Pro Bowl.” The fact that both will be taking place at . . . → Read More: Six New Unis, Two Games…And No One Will Watch