Mario has been covering hockey since 2013, first for the Milwaukee Admirals at Sportsradio 105.7FM The Fan in Milwaukee. After that, Mario covered the AHL for http://Alongtheboards.com (now known as http://Pucksandrecreation.com ) before heading to http://Blackhawkup.com to cover the Chicago Blackhawks and Rockford IceHogs. In the Summer of 2017, Mario briefly covered the Blackhawks organization for http://Secondcityhockey.com before joining http://The-Rink.com .
Alongside his writing, Mario has sporadically hosted and joined on as a guest to numerous Chicago sports and Hockey based podcasts. A fan of the sport since he was 11-years old, Mario has enjoyed playing rec league hockey for the last 7 years.