By Michael Calvert
Winnipeg is not very good. This game was a bit of a yawner. It sort of had me on the back of my seat.
I remember, back in the day, when ESPN actually paid attention to the NHL and used to call the Jets ‘Losipeg.’ I always loved that one. I still call them that. Times have changed but Winnipeg still has a bad NHL team. I bet something like out of Mystery, Alaska could actually happen to Winnipeg. A group of beer guzzling social league hockey guys from Winnipeg could probably beat the Jets.
At any rate, the Hawks won Wednesday’s game pretty easy, unfortunately little more than halfway through the third the not so hot-handed Devin Setoguchi broke Crawford’s shutout. Besides some drunk dude sporting Adam Pardy’s helmet after Bollig put his head through the glass, the guchi goal was the only real excitement in the second half of the game. Read more