The Story Behind the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

The Story Behind the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

ESPN did a great job of telling the story of Peter Frates, the former BC baseball player with ALS, who took this idea of an ice bucket challenge and stated challenging folks around Boston to take it to raise awareness for ALS.

http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:11366483

Of course, we all know where it has spread since then.

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(Reblogged from paigetalkshockey)

Orlando Scandrick Falls For The Oldest Move, Suspended 4 Games

Orlando Scandrick Falls For The Oldest Move, Suspended 4 Games

From the ESPN Dallas report on Scandrick’s four game suspension for testing positive for a banned substance.

Sources told Werder that the violation occurred while Scandrick was vacationing in Mexico with an ex-girlfriend, whom he has claimed persuaded him to add a substance he didn’t realize was on the banned list into a cocktail they were drinking.

Really, the “hot chick convinced me to do it,…

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