Today’s musical choice is Sorrow by The National. Don’t ask for an explanation.
The Florida Panthers took another painful loss last night at the hands of the Columbus Blue Jackets. Despite jumping out to a two goal lead early in the first period on goals by David Booth, and a heady play by Cory Stillman, it seemed as though the inevitable would come. The script for this movie has been written and like a broken record, it’s been played way too much. Unable to hang on, and allowing Columbus to stick around, the Panthers lost a lead for the fourth consecutive time, on home ice. More on this later. I’m going to wallow in my pain for awhile. Don’t think there’s enough coffee to make the pain in my head disappear.
Here’s you links for Thursday:
George Richards has details about last night’s Blue Jacket revival. On Frozen Pond.
Deja Vu from Harvey Fialkov and the Sun-Sentinel.
Here’s last night’s boxscore for the Panther’s game. TSN.
Puck Daddy’s Three Stars and a little something about a suspension coming?
Jarome Iginla has to withdraw from the All-Star game for family reasons. TSN.
The SuperSkills competition for the All-Star game has been announced. NHL.com.
Need a laugh? How about Olli Jokinen dancing? Check this out!
Want some tips for your Fantasy All-Star draft? Down Goes Brown.
Don Cherry feels players have no respect for each other. Globe and Mail.
Eric Lindros a physical player in his day, says players have a disdain for each other. Globe and Mail.
Don’t forget to vote for Panther Ice Dancer Meg in the Ice Dancer Contest. Hit the like button.
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