For the braveness that Jeff Baumann showed in the face of tragedy during the Boston Marathon bombings, Jeff epitomizes the phrase ‘Boston Strong’. For all that the Boston Bruins organization does in their community, they have certainly set the bar high for others to follow. Via FanNation In his first public appearance since the tragic Boston Marathon bombings, Jeff Bauman got a hero’s welcome at the Garden tonight. Prior to the Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 2 Eastern Conference quarterfinals start, Bauman …
View the rendition of the National Anthem above at this past Wednesday’s Sabres/Bruins game in Boston. 18000+ singing the National Anthem proudly will just give you chills. A great example of how sports can unite and bring out the best in us in times of turmoil. Well done Boston. (Video via Mashable)
Via Pro Hockey Talk, love the toughness Aaron Volpatti brings to the Washington Capitals but, when you drop the gloves, you gotta win the fight. Related articles Aaron Volpatti claimed on waivers by Capitals (sbnation.com) Canucks lose depth forward Volpatti on waivers (blogs.vancouversun.com)
If I had the money, I'd be all over this jersey as a keepsake of one of the great moments in Olympic history. Mike Eruzione's goal in the video above still gives me chills 30+ years later.
Click this link to read a great interview with new Washington Capitals Coach Adam Oates on CSN Washington’s Capitals Talk.