MeatSaber's profile

Name: Chris Harrington
Location: Sterling Heights, MI
ZIP: 48313
Gender: Male
Member since: January 17, 2003
Last visit: April 18, 2014

MeatSaber has posted 73 links and 1191 comments to SportsFilter and 7 links and 196 comments to the Locker Room.

Sports Bio

Anyone that's read my posts knows I'm a diehard Detroit homer. The most memorable sporting event I've attended was game 4 of the 1997 Stanley Cup Finals. I had already been very lucky scoring playoff tickets that year, seeing game 1 of round one vs. St. Louis, the triple-OT game in Detroit vs. Anaheim, and watching the Wings paste Colorado 6-0 on home ice. But to see my life-long dream of my Detroit Red Wings finally put an end to the 42-year curse was better than any other moment in my sports life...and yes, I cried like a five-year-old girl with a skinned knee when Stevie Y. finally got to hoist the Cup...

Recent Links

2013 SpoFi Stanley Cup Pickem - Final Standings: That was a great Finals, even if it ended one game too soon. Final standings inside...

posted by MeatSaber to fantasy at 11:44 PM on June 24 - 8 comments

2013 SpoFi Stanley Cup Pickem - Finals edition: When the NHL added six teams in 1967, it brought an end to the Original 6 era. No two Original 6 teams have faced each other in the Stanley Cup Finals since then...until now. Result after the conference finals and picks for the Finals inside...

posted by MeatSaber to fantasy at 02:00 AM on June 09 - 19 comments

2013 SpoFi Stanley Cup Pickem - Conference Finals edition: There's still an outside shot at an Original Six matchup in the Finals. Results after round 2 inside...

posted by MeatSaber to fantasy at 11:14 PM on May 29 - 21 comments

2013 SpoFi Stanley Cup Pickem - Conference Semis edition: After one of the better first rounds in a while, I can still give a crap about the playoffs. First round results and picks inside...

posted by MeatSaber to fantasy at 12:49 AM on May 14 - 17 comments

2013 SpoFi Stanley Cup Pickem - first round edition: This is the last time you'll see the Wings and Blue Jackets play 10:30 playoffs games..OK, just the Wings, but I, for one, will not miss them...

posted by MeatSaber to fantasy at 09:46 PM on April 29 - 23 comments

Recent Comments

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

I'm going to the Stars/Blues game in StL tonight. I have no idea how Dallas is going to play.

If it makes you feel any better, in the Red Wings' game that came after Jiri Fischer's cardiac event, they won 7-3...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:01 PM on March 11

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

Rich Peverley collapses on bench during Stars/Jackets game. Flashing back to Jiri Fischer right now. Very scary scene indeed...

posted by MeatSaber at 10:12 PM on March 10

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

Man, Patrik Stefan could cure cancer while negotiating world peace, and someone would bring that boneheaded play up in the following news conference...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:35 PM on February 20

Missouri All-American Defensive Lineman Michael Sam Announces He Is Gay

I'm glad he's a top tier player, so can't be just swept aside by the NFL. I also long for the day when things like this aren't news...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:02 PM on February 09

Seattle Wins Super Bowl 0x30

The fact that I can post this is proof that the Lions didn't make the Super Bowl...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:06 PM on February 03

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

McCown will be 35 by the start of next season, and I seem to remember a story in the last week that he was contemplating retirement...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:57 PM on January 02

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

I hate the fact that Wayne Fontes is the greatest Lions coach in my lifetime...

posted by MeatSaber at 10:20 AM on December 17

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

or dancing to a song over the PA on the side-lines during the most crucial point of the game.

Kinda reminds me of this...

posted by MeatSaber at 11:32 PM on December 02

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

I thought they did that on their own as you aged...

posted by MeatSaber at 11:30 PM on December 02

Baseball Hall of Fame ballot released.

Todd Jones' take on being on the ballot

posted by MeatSaber at 05:58 PM on November 28

Tigers and Rangers Swap Prince Fielder and Ian Kinsler

Not to mention it frees up 1st base for Cabrera, and that frees up 3rd for Castellanos. Now the Tigers just need a bullpen...

posted by MeatSaber at 10:27 PM on November 20

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

This is how my fantasy team dies...

That said, I wish Stamkos a full and speedy recovery...

posted by MeatSaber at 12:14 AM on November 12

Dolphins Suspend Incognito For Bullying, Intimidation Towards Miller

the state of Florida is currently 4-20

I thought that was only legal in Colorado and Washington?

posted by MeatSaber at 06:46 PM on November 05

SportsFilter: The Wednesday Huddle

Mathieu Dandenault was a wing for the Red Wings that converted to defense, though he wasn't necessarily "great" at either position. Bowman also played Sergei Fedorov on defense for a stretch or two of games...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:24 PM on October 30

Six Degrees of Kevin Garnett

Ah right, I thought with all the hype he must have played for the good guys in at least one game.

Impossible. He was in the White Sox's farm system, not the Tigers'... =D

posted by MeatSaber at 07:43 PM on October 24