Bill Belichick is a man of all seasons. Yesterday, in preparation for the NHL’s Winter Classic on New Year’s Day, Belichick took to the newly formed ice at Gillette Stadium.
Citizens Bank Park, the home of the NHL’s 2012 Winter Classic. At one point during 2011, I promised to do a hockey live blog and alas, here we are. I’m ready for three hours of hockey awkwardness. Let’s do this thing.
The Vancouver Canucks lost the Stanley Cup to the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night in a Game 7 whitewash, 4-0. That is quickly becoming a secondary story to what happened immediately following the game.
During Game 5 of the NHL’s Eastern Conference Finals between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Boston Bruins, Bill Belichick was shown on the Jumbo Tron as the “Fan of the Game.”
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Here is AHL’s Jim Playfair, head coach of the Abbotsford Heat, going crazy during a hockey game on Saturday night. Poor sticks. Anyhow, his name sounds more likely to be found on WWE’s Monday Night Raw than in a hockey rink.