I don't think I can take much of this.

Daily Pucking Grind. Is it October Yet? June 2nd

Today’s music selection on New Releases Thursday is Chasin Cars by The Baseballs.  A band out of Germany with their version of the Snow Patrol song.

If game one is any indication of how the rest of the series is going to go, I want someone to poke me in the eyes.  It hurt to watch as it seemed as though the officials wanted to control play rather than let the players.  It was drama filled and I’m not referring to scoring chances either.  Diving, biting, and curling up like a bunch of  scared little kids.  And that’s just Vancouver.  That’s what we saw for 40 minutes.  These are the two best teams that are left from the 16 that started the playoffs?  Forgive me if I am not thrilled with this match since I have no one to root for, but I’m going to lose interest in this real soon.  Doc Emerick who I enjoy listening to had to work really hard to make the game appear interesting.  There was a breakaway during the game that might have provided some excitement.  Victor Oreskovich a former Florida Panther who couldn’t hit water if he fell out of a boat, was stopped by Tim Thomas.…….

I’m going to describe to you the entire third period and how the Boston Bruins lost.  Raffi Torres scored with 18 seconds left.

Your links for today after the jump.

 

There’s a new Sheriff in town.  Kevin Dineen is the new coach of the Florida Panthers NHL.com. More from the Florida Panthers website.

Alex Burrows bites? Here it is.

This confirms my disgust with the first 40 minutes of last night’s game.  Pro Hockey Talk.

Colin Campbell steps down as NHL disciplinarian.  Globe and Mail.

Ever make a impulse decision with your mates?  Read about these guys who went to San Jose to catch a Canucks and Sharks playoff game.  A trip for the ages for sure. Deadspin.

A little post from The Active Stick is soooo much better than none.

Have you checked out Illegal Curve?  Complete coverage for Winnipeg Hockey.

Calgary can’t sign it’s first round pick from 2009 and end up trading him to the Rangers.  Pro Hockey Talk. If this were to happen with Erik Gudbranson, I’ll be pretty pis$%d off.

Gary Bettman talks about revamping the discipline process.  Globe and Mail.

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