We struck the MetroStars Memorabilia Motherlode on Mother’s Day

For millions of millennials, Mother’s Day marks an annual May migration to full fridges and landscaped lawns; to garages packed with beat-up bicycles and living rooms lined with embarrassing photos; and, of course, to familiar bedrooms crammed with childhood collectibles, objects useless and almost-forgotten but, upon consideration, far too special to discard.  Here in New… Continue reading We struck the MetroStars Memorabilia Motherlode on Mother’s Day

Getting Pumped For the Weekend With that Smooth Jagiellonia Energy Potion

I found these cans at a rural rest stop outside Bialystok, Poland last summer. I’ve seen plenty of Jagiellonia crests on cars in Ridgewood and on clothing in Greenpoint — especially on the pitch at McCarren Park — but I had never seen a soccer-themed energy drink before. Sure, Red Bull has soccer teams branded by… Continue reading Getting Pumped For the Weekend With that Smooth Jagiellonia Energy Potion

Spurs v Spurs at the Steve Nash Foundation Showdown — Coming June 20

Steve Nash, the world’s most famous Tottenham Hotspur supporter, is coming back to New York City to host his annual 7 v 7 soccer tournament. And this time, Nash’s crew will take the pitch at Sara D. Roosevelt Park in the Lower East Side right in the thick of the World Cup. On Wednesday, the… Continue reading Spurs v Spurs at the Steve Nash Foundation Showdown — Coming June 20