Rodeo – ESPN World Championship Mesquite Rodeo – Bull Dogging & Steer Wrestling Competition

DOG ASIDE: Growing up in West Texas meant that you came in contact with a whole bunch of real cowboys….cuz there were a whole lot of big ranches out West….where big ranches meant large herds of cattle…which meant lots of cowboys….so Bone Daddy went to his fair share of rodeos held in Midland and Odessa…and…

Bone Daddy’s NHL Pennants Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: From this lil ole Chiweenie sportsphiles perspective….which is pretty darn accurate most of the time…I like pennants hanging on the walls of house that I go in.  There is just something about pennants….that just let you know right off that the inhabitants of that home are sports fans….and I like that feeling when…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Olympic Sports T-Shirt Collection Pieces

DOD ASIDE: This 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Olympic Sport T-shirt collection is evidence of the fact that Bone Daddy, Sky Pilot and Prince of Pleasure did indeed make history by seeing a sporting event in every Olympic sport at the 1984 Games….as the only way to obtain a t-shirt for any Olympic sport…

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…

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 Track & Field Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy attended The University of Texas in Austin from 1965 through 1970….attaining a Bachelor’s Degree from dean George Kozmetsky’s College of Business Administration….as BD was a finance major in one of the top business schools…..not just in Texas, but across the country in the mid-to-late 1960’s.  George Kozmetsky was an American technology…