We caught up with various Pittsburgh athletes and collected their New Years resolutions. Sidney Crosby: “when are the winter olympics coming back? I wanna do that again.” Ben Roethlisberger: “to stop all rape jokes, to make the playoffs next season… oh yeah and also to be a good dad and shit” Andrew McCutchen: “I’m gonna steal more bases… like literally steal more of the Pirates bases… they really freakin’ jewed me on that contract last year, I’m gonna get back
The Pittsburgh Power are getting ready for their third season and looking to get ticket sales back to where they were in their inaugural season. The team had a disappointing 2011-2012 campaign, missing the playoffs and seeing their average attendance drop to 7.3 fans per game. The team finished with at least one win, we asked all over town and nobody actually knew the team’s record. “They won that one game I think… yeah” said one Power season ticket holder.