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Fluto Shinzawa's Kitchen

The best Japanese-American hockey writer in Boston writes about how the NHL lockout gave him time to make pizza for his children, Hana, 6, and Wright, 3.

Fluto Shinzawa

 

The Boston Globe’s Fluto Shinzawa does not seem to miss the game as he writes:  “I have never felt the pull of fall as keenly as I have during the lockout. The kitchen is where it feels the sharpest. The oven timer beeps. The food processor hums. Fists pump when I hit the sweet spot of my tomato soup. Curses flow when my apple pie crust balloons and the nutmeg kicks in far too sharply.”

 

 

 

 

Weird Lede

This Boston Globe lede rambles from Twitter to somebody’s nose to coconut water. One question: how could the writer know that “the coldest of suds would not have tasted as good as the electrolyte-filled beverages the Bruins were all downing”?