Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Pins Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: In the process of going to a live event in every sport in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles….each time an event was attended….the first thing that Bone Daddy did when he entered an Olympic venue….he would buy a pin or button signifying the sporting event and the venue in which it…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Publications Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Throughout the 14 days that Bone Daddy, Sky Pilot and Prince of Pleasure spent in Los Angeles attending a live event in every sport of the 1984 Summer Olympics…if there was an affordable and accessible piece of Olympic memorabilia that could be obtained….it was indeed obtained….as this collection of official Olympic publications proves…

CBS Sports Sunday Pat O’Brien Featuring USA Speed Skaters Dan Jansen & Erik Henriksen & Nick Thometz At Netherlands World Championship

DOG ASIDE: Daniel Erwin “Dan” Jansen is a retired American speed skater. A multiple world champion in sprint and perennial favorite at the Winter Olympics…he won a gold medal in his final race (1,000 meters) in the 1994 Winter Olympics at the end of his career. Keith James (“Nick”) Thometz was an American ice speed-skater. For…

The Story Of Grandson Of Knute Rockne Coaching Football At East Carbon High School In Utah

DOG ASIDE: Just the name Knute Rockne conjures up visions of college football….young men playing a game they love….while being motivated by the finest of coaches…each who understands the psychology of teaching and motivating boys to play a game….while ultimately developing men to be able to tackle all of life’s challenges after they quit playing…

1985 ESPN With David Sullivan On NCAA Football David McWilliams As New Coach At Texas Tech

DOG ASIDE: This ESPN Sportscenter clip from 1985 covers the announcement of David McWilliams a former American football player at The University of Texas from 1961 to 1963….and defensive coordinator at Texas from 1982 to 1985 when he was named as the head coach at Texas Tech University in 1986. McWilliams returned to UT at…

Weightlifting 1982 World Cup Power Lifting Championship

DOG ASIDE: Power lifting is a strength sport that consists of three attempts at maximal weight on three lifts…squat, bench press and dead lift.  As in the sport of Olympic weightlifting….it involves lifting weights in three attempts. Power lifting evolved from a sport known as “odd lifts”….which followed the same three-attempt format but used a wider…

Bone Daddy’s University of Texas & Austin Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE:

Bone Daddy has been a resident of Austin, Texas since he went to college at the University of Texas in 1965….where he has attended many sporting events including high school, college, regional playoffs, state playoffs, university, intramurals and city league…..and these pieces represent only a few of those type events.

Bone Daddy’s University of Texas Baseball Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: In 1968, after hanging up initially on University of Texas football coach & athletic director, Darrell Royal…..as Coach Gus thought it was a prank phone call….he took a pay cut to coach the baseball team at The University of Texas at Austin.While there, he led the Longhorns to twenty-two Southwest Conference Championships….a record seventeen…