Tommy “The Iceman” Burke
Wt: The Iceman Waits for No Man
Notre Dame Cathedral Latin – Chardon, OH – 1995
John Carrol University – University Heights, OH – 1999
Tommy the Iceman – a true cross over talent on the court and in the Land. The Iceman grew up on the East side before finishing his education and heading, like so many, to the sun and opportunity out west. The Iceman and his family unloaded the wagon train in Fairview Park on the West Side. The Iceman is blessed with an amazing wife and 3 boys, Jack, Jimmy and Patrick, ages 16,11,10. Currently, Tommy is retired and looking for better paying podcast gigs.
The World’s greatest Band is? Tie between Fleetwood Mac and Color-Me-Badd
Your favorite line from a movie is? “The plaque for the alternates is down in the ladies room.”
Favorite Dolly Parton song -“Islands in the Stream”
Most memorable Cleveland Sports moment – Rajai Davis HR to tie Game 7 in the 2016 World Series
Favorite color? What is color?
Best 90s tv show? Seinfeld. Boy Meets World is a close 2nd.
Favorite Historical figure? Thomas Jefferson (excellent penmanship)
Where do you go to get the best meal in Cleveland? Butcher and The Brewer
When drinking responsibly, you reach for? Coors Light
When you drink irresponsibly, you reach for? Troegs Mad Elf
Work with, play with or fight with – Jesus, Bernie Kosar, Dennis Kucinich? Work with Jesus, Play with Kosar, Kick Kucinich in the balls and Marry Dolly.
Favorite teacher at NDCL? Along with Shantz, Mrs. Ward, senior year pre-calc. She found me funny once-in-a-while.