Kings, Knights Make Late-Breaking NHL Uni News

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The Kings yesterday confirmed a long-running series of reports, rumors, and leaks by officially unveiling their new alternate uniform. It’s basically a 1990s throwback, but with metallic silver trim, white gloves (an NHL rarity!), and a chrome helmet.

If you’re saying, “Wait, that photo doesn’t look like […]

Some Thoughts on the 2021 MLB All-Star Game

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Let’s start with some context: All-Star events, in any sport, are just exhibitions that don’t really matter — they don’t count in the standings, they don’t count toward the players’ stats. And that’s as it should be. When the MLB All-Star Game determined home-field […]

A Uni Watch Look at the 2021 Home Run Derby

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The 2021 Home Run Derby took place last night. There were lots of uni-notable aspects to it, many of which are visible in the photo above of A’s first baseman Matt Olson. Let’s go one thing at a time:

All players wore their regular […]

Bombshell Day: New MLB All-Star Unis, NFL Helmet Rule Scrapped

It was quite a day in the uni-verse yesterday, as MLB and the NFL both made bombshell uni-related announcements.

We’ll begin with the news about the MLB All-Star Game. The game itself is a largely meaningless exhibition, of course, but I’ve always loved it. And one reason for that is that the players wear […]