The Bakery Podcast Ep. 29 – 7/8/17

The Bakery Boys are back in the building. It’s the offseason in European soccer so there are no domestic league or Cup games to break down. Instead, we get to pick over the morsels of rumor and innuendo from record breaking transfer sums to young unheralded teenage signings. We cover Lukaku’s impending move to Man

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Twenty Years of Harry Potter

A story: One day in mid-June 1997 my dad brought home a strange hardback book for my 8th birthday. Much like Vernon Dursley, I was initially skeptical and unfairly prejudiced. This book looked weird. On the cover was a bespectacled teenage boy wearing a rugby shirt and what appeared to be a crimson cape riding a… broom?

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The Penguins Pull It Out

Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins clinched back-to-back Stanley Cups in Game 6 in Nashville. Winning a Stanley Cup is a difficult and trying pursuit that requires immeasurable amounts of injury luck, physical resilience, puck bounces, and above all else elite play from an entire team –  #1 forward to #6 defenseman – over the course

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The Bakery Podcast Ep. 28: 6/10/17

The Bakery Podcast returns for Episode 28! The domestic soccer season has come to an end, a Champions League winner has been crowned, and the transfer market rumor mill has already begun churning. Now we face a summer filled with a lot of baseball (ugh), Confederations Cup matches, and deflating DC United losses. Despite those

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