1. Overtime Blues: Red Wings, Penguins Game Five

    OK, I have no time for this sports-writing luxury this week. Really. I'm the in the middle of a new script, and when the muse grabs you — look out everything else...

    Matt Shields Written by Matt Shields about over 6 years ago 466 reads 0 comments

  2. It Was in the Bag, or So Says My Boston Buddy

    For me, it was among the best Superbowls ever. I loved the low score and the defensive struggle. I loved seeing Brady hit and sacked...

    Matt Shields Written by Matt Shields about almost 7 years ago 786 reads 3 comments

  3. Curly and Moe Reveal What It Takes To Win the Super Bowl

    The Super Bowl media hoopla is already coming on strong. With all the experts these days, it’s hard to tell who to listen to...

    Matt Shields Written by Matt Shields about almost 7 years ago 668 reads 1 comments

  4. Best of 2007: Brett Favre

    Brett Favre (or, as Ben Stiller says in Something About Mary, Faa-ver-ruh) has kept me a pro-football fan this year. Who among us, at the end of last season, did not think “Come on, Brett—time to retire?” Boy, am I glad to be wrong...

    Matt Shields Written by Matt Shields about almost 7 years ago 649 reads 1 comments

  5. Talking With Dr. Hook From 'Slap Shot'

    With the Stanley Cup playoffs upon us, I thought it would be a good time to post an interview with an old friend of mine Paul D'Amato. Hockey fans know him as Tim "Dr. Hook" McCracken from the movie Slap Shot...

    Matt Shields Written by Matt Shields about over 7 years ago 2,046 reads 2 comments