Admin note: We will be down from noon tomorrow to noon Thursday

After the debacle that occurred with blog stability during the trade deadline, I went ahead and upgraded the server to be able to withstand the bandwidth that comes with an ever growing readership*. Due to the server upgrade, we will need to close down the original account and move to the new host plan, which will require 24 hours (max)…

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Five years later, BSB still going strong

It wasn’t until late yesterday that I realized it was December 3rd, so suffice it to say it was a long day. But when I actually realized what day it was, I had one of those “oh crap” moments. It was a good “oh crap” moment, because I realized that the blog turned five years old yesterday. It’s amazing how…

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Discover Thanksgiving Showdown: Game and truck tour review

In case you missed it, two lucky BSB readers were provided with a pair of tickets to the 11/29 game in Boston and a pair of tickets for a tour of the NBC production truck prior to the game. It was part of a giveaway, sponsored by Discover, that we were very happy to be a part of. Our winners…

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BSB welcomes a new writer

Some of the feedback we have received over the past few weeks has been a desire to see some more league coverage, as well as seeing a female writer. While adding a new writer was never really an immediate plan, adding more league coverage was something we had wanted to pursue for some time now. Luckily, we had someone around…

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Ticket giveaway winners

We all would like to thank you for entering the ticket giveaway contest for the 11/29 game in Boston. We got a lot of great entries and stories about how the Rangers first came into your lives. We are very grateful for every person that comes here, reads the blog, and discusses the Rangers in the comments. I’m not going…

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Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown: Ticket giveaway reminder

This is just a reminder to get your submissions to me (email on the right) for a chance to win a pair of tickets to the 11/29 game in Boston. You can see all the details here, but I must reiterate that you should only submit an entry if you can actually go to the game. Discover was kind enough…

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Rangers vs. Bruins, Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown: Free Ticket Giveaway!

As a part of the Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown, which will have the Rangers and the Bruins kick off NBC’s national NHL coverage for the season on Friday 11/29, I was contacted to do a bit of promo. Usually I don’t do this kind of stuff, but they are giving me two separate pairs of tickets to giveaway to you…

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BSB partners with NY Believe

We here at Blue Seat Blogs are proud to announce our partnership with NY Believe for the upcoming season. NY Believe (company Twitter here)  is a New York sports apparel company run by two lovely ladies, Jenny/Rebel Princess and Stefanie, that specializes in sports apparel for all nine local sports teams. They already have some great options available for the Rangers, Mets, Yankees, Giants,…

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Breaking News: The final BSB writer has caved, Justin is now on Twitter (@tappingtheposts)

Congratulations folks, our consistent badgering of Justin has finally paid off, he has caved and joined Twitter (@tappingtheposts). At first, Justin was hesitant to join the Twitterverse, thinking it was a complete time-suck (he’s not exactly wrong here, it’s amazing how much time we can spend on Twitter). But as his popularity grew, and as more of us continued to…

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BSB Fantasy Hockey: One league made, need another commissioner

It’s time to get back at it with the BSB Fantasy Hockey League. We are doing something a little different this year. Last year, we had one commissioner (moi) and when the league filled up, we had someone else create another league. I will assume interest is that high again, so we will again be creating two leagues (at a…

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