Bobby Orr, Trump’s fool

Bobby Orr, you chump. To do what you have done, you would have to be dumber than a bucket of frozen pucks. You have embarrassed a nation, made a complete fool of yourself and tarnished your reputation forevermore. And for what? To support a grifter and fraud who makes your former agent, Alan Eagleson, look … Continue reading Bobby Orr, Trump’s fool

On Claude Julien, an astonishing play and the great Lewis Hamilton

Y’know, boys and girls, we here at MMQB Central have been watching sports longer than most of you have been around. Since Rocky Marciano was heavyweight champ and Hank Aaron was a rookie. So long that when Cassius  Clay won his gold medal at the Rome Olympics, I felt inspired to go climb the fence … Continue reading On Claude Julien, an astonishing play and the great Lewis Hamilton

Those loyal Sabres fans get taken in – this time by Taylor Hall

When I first came to hockey during the 1970-71, the Canadiens (here’s a surprise) were my team. They had a few players you might recognize: Jean Béliveau, Yvan Cournoyer, Henri Richard, Serge Savard, J.C. Tremblay, then Frank Mahovlich and Ken Dryden. Sometime after that, I adopted a second team: the Buffalo Sabres. Something about the … Continue reading Those loyal Sabres fans get taken in – this time by Taylor Hall