Michael is a senior columnist with ElevenWarriors.com, the web's leading Ohio State sports blog. He primarily covers OSU football and basketball with two weekly columns. Before joining ElevenWarriors.com, Michael spent five years as publications coordinator for the NHL's Florida Panthers. In that role, he wrote, edited and assisted with designing media guides, game programs, press releases and marketing materials. Previously, he was director of communications with the AHL's Albany River Rats and director of public relations with the WPHL's Amarillo Rattlers, where he handled similar writing responsibilities.