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Rush Olson

Rush Olson has spent two decades directing creative efforts for sports teams and broadcasters. When not writing his Sports Rush blog for the Weekly, he creates television programs, ad campaigns, content marketing, and related creative projects for sports entities and more through Rush Olson Creative & Sports, Mint Farm Films, and FourNine Productions.
AT&T Stadium Hosts The 2014 Final Four

Sports Rush: Neutralizing The Opposition

The NFL just cancelled the Hall of Fame Game between the Cowboys and Steelers. If you hadn’t been taking the virus seriously before now,...
Dickies Arena

Sports Rush: NHL (Should Be) Coming to Fort Worth

The National Hockey League continues inching toward restarting its season. It should consider doing so in Fort Worth. Not just Cowtown, of course. The entirety...
Globe Life Field

Sports Rush: Baseball Has More Than A Season On The Line

The future of the Texas Rangers sits empty in Arlington. The team had hopes that Globe Life Field and its retractable roof would create...
Dallas Wings

Sports Rush: Youth Is Everything For The Wings

“I don’t think it’s fair to say we’re rebuilding because we are very talented now and I think five or ten years down the...

Sports Rush: Getting Into Busted Brackets

I feel like I missed my chance at having a killer NCAA Tournament bracket. Friday, I worked the Dallas Influencers in Sports and Entertainment luncheon,...
Dallas Renegades game

Sports Rush: Is All Sunny For The XFL?

In their second home game Sunday, the Dallas Renegades got a taste of two factors that could prove crucial to their longterm success. The Houston...

Sports Rush: Making Hockey A Sport For Everyone

In 1993, the Dallas Stars brought their sport to a whole new group of people when they moved to Texas from Minnesota. Much of...
Renegades Helmet

Sports Rush: Was Football History Made?

What teacher would assign a history test on a Sunday? We’re actually talking American professional football here, so historically speaking, that game is played on...

Sports Rush: The Biggest Week in Tennis

One could make the case that this is the top week of the year for the North Texas tennis scene. The ATP Challenger Tour...

Sports Rush: New Arlington Restaurant Also Offers Baseball

There’s a new restaurant opening in Tarrant County in 2020. The spacious dining area seats 40,000 guests, but it still might be advisable to...