Category Archives: Rush

Best Hockey Night in Canada Open. Ever.

Fine work on the open by Tim Thompson (@b0undless).

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Let There Be Well-Aged Rock

The Holy Triumvirate of rock came to town on Sunday evening, and hockey sweater weather made for a memorable evening for yet another memorable set.  

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Farewell to a Broadcast King

As summer comes to a close we learn of another important and impassioned media voice for hockey leaving Washington for an exciting career opportunity. Comcast Sportsnet’s Russ Thaler begins the on-air portion of a new chapter in his broadcast career … Continue reading

Posted in Comcast SportsNet, Hockey blogging, Media, New media, Rush, Russ Thaler, Washington Capitals, Washington the hockey town | 2 Comments

Live on Letterman – Neal Peart

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Now That’s the Spirit (of Radio)

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DJ Stretch: Pumping Up the Volume of Verizon Center

There was something mischievously odd about the smirk on Brett Leonhardt’s face as he approached me in the Verizon Center pre-game press box a few weeks back. “Did you hear ‘Tom Sawyer’?” he asked me, alluding to the ’80s Rush … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander Ovechkin, Brett Leonhardt, Karl Alzner, Media, Morning cup-a-joe, National Hockey League, Rush, Verizon Center, Washington Capitals | 2 Comments

If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made A Choice

We pardon this interruption of your regularly-scheduled programming: Mike, John, and Gary were at the pretty-damned-amazing Rush concert last night. We will shortly resume your Capitals coverage, already in progress. Continue reading

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