The Bluefish staff members are huge fans of [Brian] Williams, and are firm believers in second chances. The organization is hoping to provide him with a monthly stipend of $500, as well as an opportunity in sports reporting. “Our thought is to get Brian’s assistance in writing game reports following any Bluefish losses in 2015,” says Bluefish general manager Jamie Toole. “With his reporting style, we may even win a few of those games.”
Now this just made me laugh.
The Trenton Thunder are also trying to capitalize on television personalities in the news this week, publicly inviting New Jersey native Jon Stewart to attend a game with his family after he retires from his duties as the anchor of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”