Flyers need song, stamp and more to win

The Philadelphia Flyers are working with the US Postal Service to unveil a stamp of legendary singer Kate Smith at the Spectrum this month. As The Inquirer recalled yesterday, Smith performed “God Bless America” before the Flyers played the Boston Bruins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals in 1974. And she’s been a good luck charm ever since because the… Continue reading Flyers need song, stamp and more to win

Rojo Johnson takes the mound

Will Ferrell – we mean Rojo Johnson – took the mound for the Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate in Round Rock last night, delighting fans but probably not so much the opposition. Ladies and gentlemen, we give you No.99, Roooooojooooo Joooooohnson.

Canucks celebrate

“Canucks Day” has been announced in the city of Vancouver, following the team’s dramatic first round series win against the LA Kings. While some fans are not thrilled by the idea, we think it’s great to see the mayor and the city embrace the club. They’re even sending Fin the Canucks mascot downtown to hand… Continue reading Canucks celebrate