Five for Brawlin’

We're five games into the 2017 Bar Room Brawl Series. The 2016 championship game is Wednesday at the Red Lion in Lincoln Square, and there's a possiblitly, albeit remote, that…

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Welcome back, Trotta

We had both been knocked out of the Royale and were enjoying cigars--my cigars--on the deck at Dan Burgess' home in Downers Grove, when Jake Trotta breathed a deep sigh.…

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Black is the new orange

Only one board at the Red Lion last night, but it included a first-time Weasel. Plus, three potential recruits came out to observe and decide whether they'd like to play…

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Elementary!

We are eight games into our 12th season of Windy City Weasels Diplomacy and have now played 317 league games total. Nevertheless, in Sunday's game at David Spanos' home in…

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#WhoDoWeBlame?

The other six players in Sunday's Weasel Royale club championship game were so close to playing without Matt Sundstom. He was on the outside looking in at the Weasel Pyle,…

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The Mick

There was an Undercard game yesterday. We bill the Undercard as an opportunity to steal a march on the sharks occupied in the Royale. This Undercard, though, had its share…

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