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Children’s Specialized Hospital – Lightning Wheels

Based out of Children’s Specialized Hospital in Mountainside, N.J., the Lightning Wheels (catchy name right?) was formed in 1981. The junior wheelchair athletics team encourages independence despite challenges and gives children the opportunity to partake in and benefit from athletic competition. The image of a spoked-wheel with a lightning bolt going right through it is … Continue reading

NHLPA: The helping hands of hockey

TORONTO, Ontario — After the Boston Bruins Stanley Cup win, led by that awesome bearded goalie, Tim Thomas, I’ve taken a mental break from hockey, a two-minute penalty, if you will. Well, maybe just switched over to baseball and the X-Games, instead. But even though it’s the summer offseason for hockey, we still shouldn’t forget how important … Continue reading

More Than Just “The Voice of the Pirates”

As a fan and someone who really wants to be a part of the Pittsburgh Pirates, something happened in my life and, yes, it would never be the same! In the summer of 2006, I was living in Florida and was able to catch a three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Florida Marlins, … Continue reading