The largest investor in the St. Louis Blues, TowerBrook Capital Partners, wants to sell its ownership stake in the NHL franchise. TowerBrook -- a New York-based, private-equity firm -- never planned on being with the Blues for the long run. The company is friendly with Blues chairman and principa ... More >>
As Post-Dispatch columnist Bernie Miklasz noted on Sunday, three bidders remain in contention for the St. Louis Rams. One of the team's suitors, Dave Checketts (owner of the St. Louis Blues) is committed to keeping the Rams in St. Louis. The other bidders probably do not have the same loyalty. At ... More >>
Tonight is an exciting night if you're a St. Louis Blues fan. The team's top prospect, Lars Eller, will make his NHL debut at the Scottrade Center against the Calgary Flames. Eller will also become only the sixth player in NHL history of Danish descent. Personally, I'm hoping Eller can com ... More >>
Years from now we'll remember this as nothing more than a really strange dream.Score one for that "vast liberal conspiracy" and the "state-run media media scum." Yesterday, Dave Checketts announced that he was dropping Rush Limbaugh from his investment group that is attempting to purchase th ... More >>
Rush and the Rams weren't meant to be. And now Rush says he saw it coming from the very beginning. Limbaugh took the opportunity in the opening moments of the show this morning to blame Dave Checketts for the last several days' brouhaha, saying Checketts assured him that NFL officials were ... More >>
Move over Jerry Jones. Sorry, Al Davis. We bid you farewell, Bill Bidwill. The NFL soon could have a new most-hated owner. Ladies and gentlemen, through that cloud of pomp, pollution and hubris we present you Rush Limbaugh. Today the right-wing radio host confirmed that h ... More >>
I was wondering how Ed Golterman would respond to the St. Louis Business Journal's story last month announcing plans to re-develop downtown's Kiel Opera House.Today I got my answer. It arrived in the mail in a neatly typed letter from Mr. Golterman himself. Golterman -- as many of you know -- is the ... More >>
Republican VP candidate Sarah Palin, who by now is known to everyone as a self-described "hockey mom," dropped the puck at the St. Louis Blues game Friday night and later sat in a luxury box with team president Dave Checketts. Unlike her appearance at a Philadelphia Flyers game earlier this month, ... More >>
Is the Cardinals' brand of baseball not bold enough for you? Have you ever jumped up from the table in the middle of getting another barbed-wire tattoo around your neck to scream at the TV, "That double play was not extreme enough for my gonzo sensibilities"? Do you wish to see both teams -- pitcher ... More >>
Joe doesn't take too kindly to a reader's taunts.
The St. Louis Blues want you back. And this year, they even have Ice Girls!