Not every team in the playoffs gets to hoist the Stanley Cup. Try as they may, 29 teams will end their hockey-related obligations without lifting the Holy Grail of Hockey. We here at MYFO encourage you to erase their substandard play from your collective memory, and join us in wishing them good luck on the golf course.
What happened? Sometimes youth doesn’t prevail over wisdom, and that’s precisely what happened to Sidney Christ’s first real shot at a Stanley Cup. Despite winning Game 3 in front of an electrified Mellon Arena crowd, as well as jumping out to a 2-goal lead in Game 5, they were no match for the calm and calculated firepower of Henrik Zetterberg and company. With Gonchar hammered and Ryan Malone catching pucks with his face, a depleted Pens team watched the final seconds click away towards another title for Hockeyto- YOU’VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME.
Maxime Talbot? Really?
Apparently, to be continued at a later date.