Celebration At The White House. Source: Puck Daddy

Daily Pucking Grind. Have Faith. May 2nd

Today’s obvious musical selection comes from Bruce Springsteen’s album The Rising.  I’ve chosen Into The Fire as today’s song, simply for the verse ” May your strength give us strength.  May your faith give us faith.  May your hope give us hope.  May your love give us love”.

I’m not one to talk politics very much, especially here, so I’ll be very brief.  As you know Osama Bin Laden has been killed.  The announcement was made last night around 11:30 P.M. eastern time.  Here’s a link to the details.  I thought the best part about President Obama’s speech was the “swagger” in his step as he walked away from the podium.  Mission accomplished Georgie!

Links after the jump.  Keep reading to the end….thanks.

Puck Daddy’s Three Stars for Sunday.

Tampa comes home leading two games to none.  TSN.ca.

The San Jose Sharks are in control up 2-0 over the Wings. NHL.com.

Vancouver’s Green Men are being told to “tone it down”.  Really?  Globe and Mail.

Will Tim Thomas be the difference maker for Boston?  Globe and Mail.

The Canucks celebrated like they won the Cup after beating the Hawks, only to find there’s more games to play.  Intent To Blow.

The Great One’s rookie card sells for a historic amount.  Pro Hockey Talk.

We’ve added some new writers over at our NHL main page Too Many Men On The Site.  Check them out.

Finally on a day like today….friends come and go in our lives.  Some we never see or hear from again, and others come back when you least expect them to.  This blog site has made that happen for me and I’m very grateful for that as a very dear friend has become a daily reader.  This quote by Eleanor Roosevelt that my friend sent me sums up the situation perfectly:

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but

only true friends will leave footprints in your heart”

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