New York Shitty Day Ender: Go Pistons!

Although I had to work today I simply had to swing by and see the Pistons play at their (ostensible) “home field”: McCarren Park. From what little I saw (30 minutes) it was an action-packed game. But before I proceed to the following (mini) slide show I feel compelled to make a couple of disclosures:

  1. I am not really into football. It is not my thing. But that wasn’t the point of the exercise. Rather, I enjoyed seeing these kids having fun and (along with some of my fellow Garden Spotters— and I suspect a few Williamsburgers) wanted to give them a little Greenpoint spirit! On a related note methinks the 7-8 of New York’s Finest stationed around the field had some fun as well.
  2. I am not a very good “sports” photographer by virtue of the previous point. Once again: I am not a “sports” person. At least regarding not the ones which do not involve drinking beer (READ: bowling and pool).

Without further ado, here it is. Enjoy!

As always you can view this slide show in larger format by clicking here. Otherwise you can see a full roster and schedule (!) for the Pistons 2010 season by clicking here.

Go Pistons!

Miss Heather


3 Comments on New York Shitty Day Ender: Go Pistons!

  1. SpillConspirator on Sat, 25th Sep 2010 10:35 pm
  2. I’m not much of a football fan either. But I really wanted to see this game for the same reasons as you did. I’m glad they got the opportunity to play a home game. Thanks for posting.

  3. missheather on Sat, 25th Sep 2010 10:45 pm
  4. The players and their fans were incredibly well behaved. Much more so than some of the “regulars” I see at this park (hence why I avoid it). It makes me wonder why they saw fit to station police officers around the perimeter of the field.

  5. SpillConspirator on Sun, 26th Sep 2010 5:34 pm
  6. That’s easy. The precinct treats the kids from Automotive like crap. That’s why they don’t respect the cops.

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