Joe Pavelski Honored With Namesake Burger

Olympian and Plover native Joe Pavelski has already been honored with medals, trophies, and framed uniforms, but now he is being honored with something much more delicious.
The Final Score sports bar in Stevens Point is honoring this hometown hero with a cheeseburger that they call "The Big Pavelski."
It features sauteed mushrooms, onions, and is topped with a special hollandaise sauce.

The bar's owner says that the burger was already on the menu, but used to be called "The Badger." Now that it has been re-named, the pub has seen sales go up. Its something that makes him very happy.

"Its more fun than anything else. All of the added attention is great but more importantly it is good to honor him. The Olympics are so much different than anything else." says Owner Jay Billings.

Joe Pavelski's family has visited The Final Score to sample the burger. The restaurant says it has been so successful that they plan to keep it on the menu.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@wsaw.com.
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the WSAW.com discussion rules.

powered by Disqus
WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI 54403
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 247152531 - wsaw.com/a?a=247152531
Gray Television, Inc.