Steven Stamkos NHL Media Day Interview: ‘Student Of The Game’

The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Chicago Blackhawks will play each other in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals. Being that I’m from New Jersey, and had never been to a “Bolts” game before, I found it pretty cool and ironic that I actually got to see these teams face-off against each other in Tampa, FloridaContinue reading “Steven Stamkos NHL Media Day Interview: ‘Student Of The Game’”

Inspiration vs. Motivation

How does one become “motivated” to achieve and pursue goals? Does one get inspired, or motivated to accomplish things in life and work? Does motivation drive you to succeed in a sport, professional setting, or school? I recently came across a piece labeled “Inspiration vs. Motivation” from Paid to Exist; while the author’s argument and pointsContinue reading “Inspiration vs. Motivation”

The Meaning Behind “The Little Thing5”

“Gentleman, listen up – it’s the little things we need to take care of out there if we’re going to be a successful team and win some hockey games…” This was something I heard over and over again for years while playing under and spending time with my old coach, the late Derek Percy. HeContinue reading “The Meaning Behind “The Little Thing5””

The Little Thing5 “T-shirt Jersey” Available

I have released my second tee shirt design for my personal brand, “The Little Thing5.” This is a “t-shirt jersey” style that is charcoal colored, and is now available for $12 until Wednesday May 6th. I will be having promotions for this campaign, which will be updated/advertised via Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Twitter. For example,Continue reading “The Little Thing5 “T-shirt Jersey” Available”

A Friendly Reminder: Jersey Hung Up At ‘The Rock’

As you walk in or out of the south side tower at the Prudential Center behind the escalators there’s a wall full of college hockey jerseys hanging on display from all around the state of the New Jersey. It was a tribute done by the New Jersey Devils towards hockey in Jersey. I no longerContinue reading “A Friendly Reminder: Jersey Hung Up At ‘The Rock’”

A Young Winnipeg Jets Fan Gives Girl Signed Stick At Game

Random acts of kindness always seem to not only amaze me, but inspire as well. What’s even more inspiring is witnessing young sports fans, hockey fans, do something extraordinary like nine-year-old Keaton Hamin displayed recently. Young Hamin was at a Winnipeg Jets game when he just so happened to have won a give away contest,Continue reading “A Young Winnipeg Jets Fan Gives Girl Signed Stick At Game”

Dean Smith Left $200 For His Former Players In His Will

It was made apparent yesterday that former and legendary UNC basketball coach Dean Smith, who passed away recently, left $200 for all of his former players from UNC. Each of his players received a letter in the mail that they had been left $200 from their former coach with the notation, “Dinner Out.” I wasContinue reading “Dean Smith Left $200 For His Former Players In His Will”