Tag: Fighting Sioux

The UND proposed mascot list is fascinating — and the beginning of an era.

When I was a student at the University of North Dakota, the NCAA passed its resolution banning “hostile and abusive” school nicknames. When it...

On mascots, nicknames, and why something is better than nothing.

I was talking to a former NHL executive Wednesday afternoon about mascots. We tossed around the question of where to draw the line between...

Reliving the greatest upset in college hockey history.

The world of sports is full of great upsets and hockey boasts some of the best. I mean, did anyone expect the Los Angeles...