Thank you to all the Veterans that have served for our country both past and present.
Today’s music video is Land Of Hope and Dreams by who else, Bruce Springsteen, as I continue my month long tribute to Bruce.
The Florida Panthers helped extend the Toronto Maple Leafs losing streak last night with a very commanding 4-1 victory. The Litter Box Cats gives out some nice kudos to Michael Frolik, Tomas Vokoun and Bryan Allen.
James Mirtle from The Globe and Mail discusses the Leafs struggles.
Here’s the boxscore from TSN on last night’s game. Darcy Horidchuk had only two minutes of ice time, continuing the belief that Pete The Bore does not like that type of player. Darcy was acquired because he has some skill, can fight when needed, and isn’t the liability that most enforcers are. So then when is he going to get more ice time? Double shifting David Booth will have him exhausted by Christmas.
I have absolutely nothing bad or negative to say about last nights game. Well, except that Little Stevie had almost 20 minutes of ice time, with ZERO shots on goal. He lost all 10 of his faceoffs, and made a horrible pass at the blue line during a power play that resulted in the puck going out of the offensive zone. Yes that was me yelling from the lower bowl, “Get Off The Ice You Bum”! I felt better after i said that, but a fan to my far left looked at me as though he thought I was being kinda harsh. Read the next few comments my friend. The projection for the year in points for Stevie stands at 40. He has three goals, one of which went off his skate, and the other one an empty netter. Not the production you want from your number one centre.
From the “Did You See That” department, here’s Ilya Kovalchuk’s flub of the night, and quite possibly the year!
Many teams honored Veterans last night during the games. Here’s how the Chicago Blackhawks did it at the United Center. Very well done.
The three stars from Wednesday night from Puck Daddy.
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