Years from now, I’m certain that I’ll remember this one as the day I stared down Mother Nature, braving 120 mile per hour winds while being pelted by kitten-sized raindrops as Hurricane Irene bared her teeth.
Fact is, it was raining out. Tropical Storm Irene was just hitting New York about the time I was in the driveway, making the weather a little more than an annoyance as I hoisted 1,000 through the net.
But it’s fun to imagine, isn’t it?
For more on Hoops For Heroes, with a goal of 1 million made foul shots and $1 million raised for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, visit www.hoopsforheroes.com or contact Dave Cummings at 603-554-7855.