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Mike Prisuta's Sports Section

A weekly look at the games people are playing and the people who are playing them.
Remembering Namath, and to Protect the Plate, on the Occasion of Mom’s Passing

Remembering Namath, and to Protect the Plate, on the Occasion of Mom’s Passing

Mike Prisuta reflects on life lessons (and sports instruction) received from his late mother, Margaret Prisuta.

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Embracing March Madness: The Only Constant is the Drama

Embracing March Madness: The Only Constant is the Drama

Pittsburgh is blessed this week to host Duke and Mike Krzyzewski, Villanova and Jay Wright, and Oklahoma and freshman sensation Trae Young, among others, at PPG Paints Arena.

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Stakes Raised in Steelers' Looming Breakup with Le'Veon

Stakes Raised in Steelers' Looming Breakup with Le'Veon

Bell’s special, but he’s not unique. The Steelers will need to identify his replacement sooner or later, perhaps even sooner rather than later.

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Hunwick’s The Question, Letang’s The Answer for Penguins

Hunwick’s The Question, Letang’s The Answer for Penguins

The pressure is seemingly on Matt Hunwick to elevate his game, but it’s actually much more essential that Kris Letang gets it together.

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Trade Now, Sign Later Approach Could Work Again for Penguins

Trade Now, Sign Later Approach Could Work Again for Penguins

With the NHL trade deadline looming, the Penguins are increasingly employing more forward-thinking approaches to the acquisition of future stars.

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The Quest is No Less Recognizable Even if Team USA Is Not

The Quest is No Less Recognizable Even if Team USA Is Not

They’re still playing hockey at the Winter Olympics, but without NHL players. Which means the guys doing the playing are relative nobodies. That isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

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Steelers Headed in Wrong Direction on The Stairway to Seven

Steelers Headed in Wrong Direction on The Stairway to Seven

A year ago at this juncture, the Steelers could legitimately perceive the Patriots as the only team standing between them and yet another championship. Now, a lot more more than just one team is in the way.

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Hating the Patriots at Both Ends of Pennsylvania

Hating the Patriots at Both Ends of Pennsylvania

Eagles fans will be disappointed if the Patriots prevail on Super Bowl Sunday –– Steelers fans could be devastated.

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Guilty as Charged as a Nutting Enabler

Guilty as Charged as a Nutting Enabler

If you're looking for someone to blame for the current state of the Pirates, start by looking at the mirror.

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Steelers' No. 1 Problem Makes Others Pale in Comparison

Steelers' No. 1 Problem Makes Others Pale in Comparison

Until they solve it, the Steelers are more of a Fantasy League team than they are a Super Bowl team.

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He Wondered If Pittsburgh Could Survive a Disaster – And Then It Did

He Wondered If Pittsburgh Could Survive a Disaster – And Then It Did

The reporter who researched and wrote a story about how Pittsburgh might respond to a disaster got the answer much sooner than he anticipated.
Carnegie International Artist Is a Master Builder

Carnegie International Artist Is a Master Builder

Alex Da Corte’s installation at the Carnegie International combines architecture, light, sound and performance — and even Alex as Mister Rogers — with a dash of devilment.
Better Than Bowling? Ax Throwing Attracting Fans in Pittsburgh

Better Than Bowling? Ax Throwing Attracting Fans in Pittsburgh

Amid a wave of competition, Pittsburgh ax-throwing pioneers LumberjAxes expands and refines its game.
Pittsburgh's Top 10 Things to Do in November

Pittsburgh's Top 10 Things to Do in November

Your 10 best bets for this month.
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How to Plan Your Light Up Night Like a Pro

How to Plan Your Light Up Night Like a Pro

We've got a few tried and tested ways to enjoy the start of the holiday season without giving yourself a stress headache.

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Just Films Series Opens Big Conversations

Just Films Series Opens Big Conversations

The screening series will next week feature "Served Like a Girl," about the lives of female veterans in the United States.

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All the foodie news that's fit to blog
New Restaurants That Opened in October in Pittsburgh

New Restaurants That Opened in October in Pittsburgh

A tasting menu restaurant, Brazilian cuisine and new sandwich spot are among the offerings.

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See What Pittsburgh’s Restaurant Industry is Doing for Tree of Life Victims

See What Pittsburgh’s Restaurant Industry is Doing for Tree of Life Victims

The city’s chefs, bartenders and food truck operators all have organized fundraisers that will take place in the next few weeks.

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Not just good stuff. Great stuff.
Fitness: Five Great Trails to Run in the Fall in Pittsburgh

Fitness: Five Great Trails to Run in the Fall in Pittsburgh

Don’t resign yourself to the gym treadmills just yet – fall is one of the best times of the year to get outside and pound the pavement, surrounded by falling leaves and the possibility of grabbing a hot latte on the way home.

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Love Sourdough? Find the Best There Is at These Five Bake Shops

Love Sourdough? Find the Best There Is at These Five Bake Shops

We dove into the local artisan bread scene to find the best places that bake naturally leavened bread in Pittsburgh.

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Five Essential November Events in Pittsburgh

Five Essential November Events in Pittsburgh

Avian art, altruistic alt-rock and more November nights.

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Ten Prohibited Pittsburgh Halloween Costumes

Ten Prohibited Pittsburgh Halloween Costumes

Locally-inspired Halloween costumes that you should, under absolutely no circumstances, attempt to wear.

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Mike Prisuta's Sports Section

A weekly look at the games people are playing and the people who are playing them.
Steelers Have Changed the Narrative in Dramatic Fashion

Steelers Have Changed the Narrative in Dramatic Fashion

A defense that was groping to accomplish the simplest of tasks has started to dominate. The offense has stopped getting in its own way and started exploding scoreboards.

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Words May Comfort But It’s What We Do Next That's Most Important

Words May Comfort But It’s What We Do Next That's Most Important

The vigils and the videos, the uniform patches and helmet decals, the public declarations and the moments of silence are as appropriate as they are comforting, but they’re not enough.

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The movies that are playing in Pittsburgh –– and, more importantly, whether or not they're worth your time.
The 400-Word Review: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

The 400-Word Review: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Melissa McCarthy shines in an unconventional tale.

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The 400-Word Review: Outlaw King

The 400-Word Review: Outlaw King

In Netflix's historical epic, Braveheart gets another chapter (and an upgrade).

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Everything you need to know about getting married in Pittsburgh today.
A Tale of Two Weddings

A Tale of Two Weddings

In a theatrical performance set to stun audiences for years to come, this Pittsburgh couple took on two weddings — one featuring a mayor, a movie trailer and a secret marriage.

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A Dress of a Different Color

A Dress of a Different Color

The classic tune people hum when thinking about weddings says, “Here comes the bride, all dressed in white.” But some brides are marching to a different tune in a different hue.

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Weekly inspiration for your home from the editors of Pittsburgh Magazine
Own a Piece of the Allegheny County Courthouse With New Gift Line

Own a Piece of the Allegheny County Courthouse With New Gift Line

Wendell August Forge is turning the century-old terracotta roof tiles into a line of collectible itms that include wall hangings and beer flight carriers.

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Create a Halloween Keepsake with Make-It-Now Workshops

Create a Halloween Keepsake with Make-It-Now Workshops

Whether you’re an experienced artist or a creative novice, the Pittsburgh Glass Center’s workshops offer a way for participants of any skill level to get into the art of glassblowing.

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