Category: Pittsburgh

Morning practice with the Ducks 

The first official event for the Road Crew was watchng the Anaheim Ducks practice at the Consol Energy Center.   Majority of the group walked the 2 blocks from the hotel to the arena for this Road Trip exclusive event.  We did not get to interact with the players […]

Doubletree Pittsburgh 

The hotel for the Pittsburgh portion of the Road Crew trip was Doubletree at the city center.  It was at an excellent location located about two blocks from the Consol Energy Center. Upon checking in, we received their “famous” cookies.  An added bonus was attached to the hotel […]

Pittsburgh: Sienna Mercato

A tradition we have when we go on the road is to have a pasta dinner on our first night.  I found Sienna Mercato on yelp, and said the place was about 0.4 miles from our hotel, and the hotel had a shuttle that could take up to […]

Kicking off the Road crew 

Finally arrived at Pittsburgh! Our flight arrived early at 5:30 pm, but a few members had to get their luggage from baggage claim.  I didn’t realize that not everyone packed light, so I had to call the transportation company for a bigger car. I hired a card to […]