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Naming Right or Wrong? Seattle Arena Gets New Moniker

Seattle’s new NHL franchise is set to hit the ice at the start of the 2021-22 season. We still don’t know what the team’s name will be (the latest word is that it may not be revealed until the fall), but now we at least know the new name for their arena.

Some quick . . . → Read More: Naming Right or Wrong? Seattle Arena Gets New Moniker

If There Are No Fans, Should There Be Fake Crowd Noise?

Ten days ago I did a Q&A post about what the uni-verse might be like when North American team sports return to action. It included this passage:

Since fans won’t be allowed to attend the games, there have been some reports that leagues might use fake crowd noise in the empty stadiums and arenas. . . . → Read More: Should Games in Empty Stadiums Have Fake Crowd Noise?

Uni Watch Classics: Coke Teams vs. Pepsi Teams

[Editor’s Note: Today I’m re-running — with some light edits and updates — a post that originally appeared on April 26, 2011. It involves a metaphor that I’ve found myself invoking quite a bit lately when I’ve been interviewed by writers radio/podcast hosts, so this seemed like a good time to revisit it. Enjoy. . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Classics: Coke Teams vs. Pepsi Teams

What Will the Uni-verse Be Like When Games Resume?

Good morning! Greetings from Uni Watch HQ, where all three inhabitants continue to be healthy and safe (and where, for the first time in a week, we’re no longer under curfew, although it’s not like we had big nighttime plans anyway).

Readers have sent me some interesting questions in recent weeks. Many of them . . . → Read More: What Will the Uni-verse Be Like When Games Resume?