With my previous blog, “The Steel City Sports Fan (Penguins Edition),” I began a post from basically the start of the blog’s inception that was dedicated to Pittsburgh Penguins goalie, Marc-Andre Fleury.
I really want to bring this post over to the new blog so for those of you who aren’t familiar with it, here’s how the posts got started …
I’m not sure about you, but I truly appreciate our goaltender, Fleury’s sense of humor. Actually, just the sight of him and his big toothy grin makes me want to burst out in laughter (well, at least makes it hard for me to hold back a smile!)!! And I must explain that my laughter / smiling isn’t at him (or mean in spirit), he just really makes me laugh!
Case in point (I can guarantee that I’m not the only one that will appreciate this one!):
As Rossi reports it,
on his decision to wear a Pittsburgh Pirates cap – albeit backwards, ala long-departed catcher Jason Kendall – on this European Escape: “I represent the ’Burgh!”
Enjoying this little quote so much, it gave me the idea to start a new feature here that I will post when I find something on Fleury (something he said, did, etc.) that I find really amusing for EVERYONE’S enjoyment — introducing