Max Mandel

Newsdesk contributor

After graduating from Gonzaga University in 2009, Max Mandel has worked in the athletic world, while maintaining his role as a writer for Slipper Still Fits, the Gonzaga University athletics blog on SB Nation. Just months after graduating, Mandel started working for the Portland Trail Blazers as the Sports Reporter Intern. This position allowed him to provide game previews and recaps for the official website of the Trail Blazers, while also contributing to the fansite and message board community. Following that internship, Mandel spent a year at the America East Conference as the Marketing and New Media Intern, where he helped develop the social media and video production for America East. He currently works and resides in Portland, OR. Favorite Teams: Minnesota Timberwolves, St. Louis Rams, Gonzaga Bulldogs, Stanford Cardinal.


Jeff Fisher Understands The Task Of Rebuilding St. Louis Rams

While it's no secret that the St. Louis Rams have struggled since the end of the Greatest Show On Turf era, head coach Jeff Fisher is more than aware of how bad things have been. According to an...

Cardinals Vs. Royals Score Update: St. Louis Falls In 15-inning Marathon

The rubber match in the series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals took 15 innings to settle, as the Royals eventually held on for the 5-3 win. Both teams rallied when they were...

US Open 2012 Leaderboard: Furyk Holds Lead Early In Final Round

While Tiger Woods has continued to slump down the leaderboard following his tough finish to the third round, there is still a strong group of golfers in contention at the 2012 US Open at The...

Cardinals Vs. Royals Score Update: Late Runs Push Cardinals To Victory

After an excellent pitching duel in the first game of their series, the St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals decided to light up the scoreboard on Saturday. A late rally by the Royals gave...

US Open 2012 Leaderboard: Afternoon Golfers Making Push

As Tiger Woods, Jim Furyk and David Toms prepare to tee-off in the third round at The Olympic Club, there has been significant movement behind them. Despite the course playing difficult on a very...

Cardinals Vs. Royals Score Update: St. Louis Jumps Out To 6-2 Lead

After a disappointing performance at the plate in the series-opener against the Kansas City Royals, the St. Louis Cardinals have found their groove. St. Louis has scored six runs in the first three...

Royals Vs. Cardinals Lineups: Joe Kelly Set For Second Career Start

The St. Louis Cardinals will look to bounce back from a loss in their series-opener to the Kansas City Royals when the two teams meet this afternoon. Joe Kelly will get the start on the mound for...

Cardinals Vs. Indians Score Update: Cardinals Drop Series-Finale

In a game that featured outstanding pitching performances from both starters, the St. Louis Cardinals dropped the series-finale against the Cleveland Indians courtesy of a three-run ninth inning...

Belmont Results 2012: Union Rags Wins With Strong Finish

Although the announcement that I'll Have Another would not be racing in the Belmont Stakes stole the headlines, there was still the matter of a race taking place. In a thrilling race that came down...

Cardinals Roster 2012: St. Louis Claims John Gaub

Needless to say, it has been a wild season for John Gaub. Gaub, who began the season with the Chicago Cubs, was claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Rays on April 5. Gaub stayed with the Rays...

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