Whalers Make Long-Awaited Return to New England

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Twenty-two years after they left, the Hartford Whalers finally returned to New England last night — sort of.

That wasn’t really the Whalers facing off against the Bruins last night in Boston, of course. It was the Hurricanes, wearing their much-discussed Whalers throwbacks. And since those throwbacks . . . → Read More: Whalers Make Long-Awaited Return to New England

Reds Drop the Bomb: 15 Throwbacks on Tap for 2019!

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The Reds — baseball’s oldest franchise — will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Cincinnati Red Stockings next year, and yesterday they announced a major initiative to celebrate that milestone. The logo shown at right will be worn as a sleeve patch, but the real . . . → Read More: Reds Drop the Bomb: 15 Throwbacks on Tap for 2019!

Why Do Throwbacks Always Look So Good?

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Last week I tweeted a photo of the Hawks’ 1968 throwback uni (shown above), which the team will wear for select games this season. That prompted one of my Twitter followers, J. Reuben Clark, to ask, “Why do throwback unis almost always seem to be an improvement . . . → Read More: Why Do Throwbacks Always Look So Good?

Rams to Wear Throwbacks Five Times in 2018

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Paul here, pinch-hitting for Phil, who has this weekend off. Big news yesterday out of L.A., as the Rams announced that they’ll be wearing their royal/yellow throwbacks for an unprecedented five games this season. As you can see in the home jersey schedule outlined above, they’ll wear . . . → Read More: Rams to Wear Throwbacks Five Times in 2018