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Sporty Chick: Hope Solo, USA Soccer Goalie

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Although Team USA fell short to Japan in the Soccer game just last week, the goalie, Hope Solo, caught the eyes of many young guys and the rant on twitter began.

Who is Hope Solo? Hope Amelia Solo (born July 30, 1981, in Richland, Washington) is an American soccer goalkeeper who currently plays for the magicJack of Women’s Professional Soccer. She is the current starting goalkeeper for the United States women’s national soccer team.

I must say, I’m pretty jealous of her name!

Blackhawks Backup Goalie Turco Gambles with Canadians Fan

By:Aaron Krause/ Twitter: @kidpoker4799

Apparently since he hasn’t started a game since February 11, 2011 for the Chicago Blackhawks, back-up goaltender Marty Turco keeps himself entertained by making wagers with opposing teams’ fans during games.

According to a Montreal Canadian’s season ticket holder, Robert, who called into “Game Points With Matthew Rose” on Team 990, after Michael Cammalleri’s goal that put the Habs up 1-0, he bet Turco five dollars that the Chicago Blackhawks would not score again. Continue reading Blackhawks Backup Goalie Turco Gambles with Canadians Fan