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Crime Dog Headed to Hall

Crime Dog Headed to Hall

 “I finally did it. I’ve been blessed my whole life. I continue to be blessed. I’m quite honored to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. I want to thank the committee. It’s tough to decide on who to vote for and not to vote for. It’s a great honor to unanimously be voted in,” […]

Phils in Clearwater for 2023 Spring

Phillies players were working out on Monday at the Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida. The Phillies first workout for pitchers and catcher is scheduled for February 16th with the first full squad workout scheduled for February 21st.

Early Birds

Early Birds

There appear to be many players working out early this year at the Toronto Blue Jays Player Development Complex in Dunedin, Florida. With supplies having been delivered from Toronto on Sunday January 15th the first workout for pitchers and catchers isn’t scheduled until February 16th with the first full squad workout five days later on […]

Helmet Rules

Helmet Rules

No referee or player may be on the ice prior to a game or during a game in this country without a helmet according to the sport’s governing body USA Hockey.      If one happens to lost ones helmet they must leave the ice immediately and not return without one.      Well, this […]

Mississippi State Bulldogs Bite Illinois to Take The Inaugural ReliaQuest Bowl

“Low scoring but action packed” Tampa has been the home to a historic bowl game for the last 37 years. For the last 26 years, the 1st or 2nd of January (depending on the calendar) the Outback Bowl has welcomed an SEC and Big Ten college football team to Tampa, FL. To trim costs, Outback […]

The Chief Metal Officer’s Year in Review

No one knows exactly what their future holds, and when January 1st rang in the New Year I had no idea that 2022 was going to be the most epic concert year that I have ever had. This calendar year has afforded me the opportunity to see some musical legends and my favorite bands, and […]

THE OTHER SIDE OF SPORTS TOO OR HAVE YOU EVER SEEN A MISPELLED WORD ON RADIO?

Well fans 2022 has been the worst year of my life, it is a time I wish I could forget forever and ever and one day more. The worst part of the year was when my late wife Karen got really sick near the end of 2021, and it got worse and worse until she […]

Canadian Nolan Machibroda

Canadian Nolan Machibroda

Nolan Machibroda signs as a free agent with the Twins. “I’m very excited about this opportunity, it has all happened super quickly over the past two days and out of nowhere really. I’m just really blessed and thankful for the opportunity.” Nolan Machibroda “I’d say it’s the best Christmas present I’ve ever gotten.” Nolan Machibroda

42nd Year the Suncoast Brotherhood Rides for the Kids

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Mr. and Mrs. Claus took their spin around Dunedin, Florida a week early on Sunday December 18th during the Suncoast Brotherhood’s annual toy run to assist those children in need in Pinellas County.  Over a thousand bikes, mostly Harley Davidson’s navigated the streets of Dunedin for the ride that saw the high number of […]

Blue Ridge Rock Fest Rages On During Days 3 & 4

Day 3  On the morning of the third day, ominous clouds replaced the sunny skies of the previous days. While many festival goes welcomed the cooler temperatures, the clouds above left everyone feeling nervous about what was to come. The earlier hours brought disappointment for many fans as they discovered that SION and Lacuna Coil […]

It’s a Blue on Black kind of night With Five Finger Death Punch, Brantley Gilbert and Cory Marks

Amalie Arena, Tampa, FL 22NOV2022 Crossovers in music are nothing new. Aerosmith and Run DMC. Metallica and San Francisco Symphony. FFDP and Brantley Gilbert? That’s right, after their cover of Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s “Blue on Black” with Brian May of Queen and others joining in, they hit the road together. Joining them was Canadian country […]

Bulls Keep It Close For A Half But Get Rolled On Military Appreciation Day

On Military Appreciation Day and also the day in which Quentin Flowers was inducted in the USF Hall of Fame, the Bulls played well and kept it close for a half but the SMU Mustangs ran away with the game in the second half to beat the Bulls 41-23. Running back Brian Battie posted his […]

BKFC Brings Their Action-Packed Card Back To Orlando!!!

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship returned to the Caribe Royale in Orlando, FL on November 5th. With a six-month gap since their last visit to the theme park destination of Florida, the room was jam-packed with fans ready to see these warriors duke it out once again!! This raw segment of combat sports is like nothing […]

Vigilant MMA Strikes The Stage At The Tampa Gold Club

“Violence and ladies pack the house!!” Vigilant MMA returned after a few months off, and Tampa Gold Club on Adamo Drive in Tampa, FL welcomed them with open arms!! This well-known club is not only one of the biggest locations in the Tampa area, but their award-winning food and knockout ladies have made this one […]

The Scorpions Bring A Blackout To Tampa

Hurricane season started early this year in Tampa, but it wasn’t because of the weather as the Scorpions brought their Rock Believer tour to Amalie Arena on Wednesday night. The Scorpions also brought some thunder with them as Thunder Mother opened for them after Whitesnake dropped off the bill due to continuing and unfortunate medical […]

Rocking With The Monsters On The Mountain

With an invitation in hand to come and check out the 2022 Monsters on the Mountain music festival, my ‘Jedi behind the lens’ friend Brian (B Man) and I made travel arrangements and the day of could not get here soon enough. We would be flying into Knoxville, TN and then had a ride pre-arranged […]

Video Interview with Sabian Lynch of Alpha Wolf

While attending Blue Ridge Rock Fest, I had the very special opportunity of interviewing guitarist, Sabian Lynch, from Alpha Wolf. If you haven’t heard of Alpha Wolf then you should stop right now and check them out. I highly suggest, Akudama or Ulta-Violet Violence from their most recent album, A Quiet Place to Die. Alpha […]

Rammstein Sets Soldier Field In Chicago On Fire

After the painful wait of over two years due to Covid restrictions worldwide, Rammstein finally made it to Soldier Field in Chicago, as part of their current North American stadium tour this past Saturday night (September 3rd). A fair question for people to ask is “Was it worth the wait?” I can answer that with […]

BKFC Knocks Out Tampa Once Again at BKFC Fight Night Tampa 2

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC), The World’s Fastest Growing Combat Sports Promotion, once again put on an amazing event in our back yard of Tampa FL. “This was our fifth event in Tampa, and we’re thrilled to return and promote this world class event for the outstanding Florida BKFC fans,” said Dave Feldman, President of BKFC. The […]

BKFC Fight Night -Time To Weigh In So You Can Knuckle Up!!!

                   It can’t be summer without Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship coming to Tampa, FL!! This is combat sports in some of its purest form available today. The squared circle isn’t for everyone, but Tampa seems to breed them as there is at least one fighter from the area on almost every card. So when they […]

Tom Keifer, L.A. Guns and Faster Pussycat are Bringing The Sonic Slam 2022 Tour To Florida

Tom Keifer is fired up to tour for 2022 and he’s bringing along some veteran bands to provide support. L.A. Guns and Faster Pussycat will join the #keiferband when they hit Florida this weekend starting in Melbourne on Friday, then Ormond Beach on Saturday night then hitting Fort Myers Sunday night for what they’ve dubbed the “Sonic Slam” […]