As I typed the date in the headline, I thought to myself, "Man, there must be some kind numerology BS with all those 2s." We'll find out later, I guess, but I don't see it.
By the way, happy Groundhog Day, the only holiday more made up than Valentine's day. In case everyone missed it, PETA wants to replace Puxatony Phil with a robot. Yes, please, make it even more of a farce. Morons.
If you can't tell, I'm stalling. I don't have much for you today. Seems all the crazy people write about trades and not the Wild. Dirty rats, I tell ya.Anyway, here are your links for today. Enjoy.
Wild's trade talks on back burner | StarTribune.com - Hmmm... I don't know if I like the idea of not selling, but In Fletch We Trust, right?
Brett Burns brings old spark back to ice, just in time for Minnesota Wild - TwinCities.com - A rather nondescript article from the Pio today. Blah.
Game Day Enemy Newspaper:
Ms. Conduct: Quick hits: Two doses of hockey - Ms. C. A daily must read, I'm telling you.
Hitting The Post: NHL Recap 2-1-10: Sid tricks Sabres; Canada's long national nightmare ends - NHL Re-cap, including some praise for Sidney Crosby. Which I'm OK with, because Sid netted me a hat trick last night.
The deal finally went through. Here is some reaction.
Olli Jokinen trade finally official for Flames, Rangers - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports - Wysh gives us his take. Pretty good summary of the feelings on both sides.
Yep. Another day of news just flowing out of our ears. Get back to work, I guess. Sorry.