Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Bernier was forced to remove the HOLLYWOOD sign from his mask after the sign's keepers, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, threatened legal action against him. Yep, this pretty much confirms every terrible stereotype about Los Angeles.
Israel's terrible decision to brand its 2012 Summer Olympic team with a mascot has resulted in various disasters, including copyright infringement, shameless corporate shilling, and crimes against aesthetics.
Over the weekend, Martin Brodeur won his 650th regular season game. It can feel at times, that he is infinite. But on his official website, you can see that Brodeur's past, right down to his OP gear and junior mustaches, has been carefully documented by his father, an Olympic goaltender himself, and famed hockey photographer.
Charles Hodges has colleged hundreds of photos of public figures ranging from Lil Jon to Pope John Paul II playing table tennis on his website, CelebritiesPlayingTableTennis.com. The question is why. Don't worry, he answers it, and a few more.
Managers get creative during Spring Training in part because it is the time of least resistance, a low-consequence environment. Trying something rash in March is not the same as trying something rash in October, when a bad outcome can destroy a career even if it was not the result of a bad decision.