By Josh Kramer
What a past week in sports. Wild NFL action. Rivalry weekend for College Football. Big time College Basketball upsets. A shocking out of thin air NBA Labor agreement. And a return of the NHL’s biggest star. It will definitely be tough for this upcoming week to top last week.
Here are the events to keep an eye on.
5. The Return of the Mack. Hockey’s biggest star has returned to the ice, and appears ready to pick up right where he left off. The hockey world got a momentous gift, when Sid “the Kid” Crosby took the ice for the first time in over 11 months. With Ovechkin’s stardom waning, the NHL has been thirsting a star for the better part of six months. That void appears to have been filled with the “Return of the Crosby.” Talk about the strong getting stronger. Pittsburgh already possessed the best record in hockey. Now they just added the best player a quarter of the way into the season. Continue reading