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About willi33

An avid sports enthusiast and long time writer on all things sports, Patrick Williams brings an opinionated, yet informative viewpoint to the table. A life around professional, collegiate, and recreational sports has provided Patrick the background and inspirations for his topics.

Pirates to Test Drive Lambo

The Pirates, coming off a sweep at the hands of the sub .500 Colorado Rockies, called up 25-year-old Andrew Lambo today.   Lambo, acquired from the Dodgers in a 2010 trade, will arrive with the Buccos just in time for their … Continue reading

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How will the Pirates finish the 2013 regular season?

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Rush To Judgment?

Written by Patrick Williams This week the University of Pittsburgh football program saw arguably its most talented player come crawling back after he decided to transfer to UCLA this spring. Sophomore halfback Rushel Shell let it be known that he … Continue reading

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Pens Face Off-season Fallout After Disappointing Playoff Exit

Sean Meyers and Patrick Williams sit down to discuss the Pittsburgh Penguins most recent playoff failure and what may be in store for the team this summer.

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Hall of Fame Voters Have Daunting Task

Written by Patrick Williams Baseball’s Hall of Fame voters have a daunting task on their hands this upcoming ballot.  This is the year in which some of the biggest names tied into the steroid era appear on the ballot for … Continue reading

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Quick Hits: NHL Edition

The league and the players association are meeting in New York today to work on a deal and reports say it is still not going well with the latest NHLPA proposal being scoffed at by the NHL. Maybe some real … Continue reading

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NHL Lockout: Who’s to Blame This Time?

Someone recently got into a discussion with me about the lockout and stated that they believed the players were mainly at fault for this because of out of control salaries in the league today for very average talent. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Shea it Ain’t So

The Nashville Predators took a week to decide on the future of their captain, restricted free agent defensemen Shea Weber.  In the end they matched the gaudy contract extended by the Philadelphia Flyers and signed by the 105+mph shooting blue … Continue reading

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Eyes on the New Guy at Mile High

With NFL teams across the country reporting for training camp this week it is that time of year again where people and news outlets flock to catch a glimpse of familiar faces in new places.  I’m sure you have all … Continue reading

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Penn St. Supporters Need to Focus on What is Right

Written by Patrick Williams The fallout from the twisted saga that has plagued a town in central Pennsylvania is still ongoing to this day with the shockwaves resonating around a once proud culture, perhaps too proud.  And it seems that … Continue reading

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