Saturday, April 16, 2011

Remember the Whale!

http://www.pressherald.com/sports/its-still-a-whale-of-a-franchise_2011-04-14.html

Image via Big Soccer


In Connecticut, the legacy of the Whalers continues. They were a team that never got past the second round of the NHL playoffs but regaled crowds with a catchy theme song and played in an arena adjacent to a shopping mall in Hartford.


The Whalers have created their own niche in pop culture. "Brass Bonanza," their longtime theme song, is a staple at Boston Red Sox and University of Connecticut basketball games.

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