Week 12 Preview: Capital Games and the Detroit Legacy Ruiners
by Joe Boughner feat. Chris a.k.a. Ya Boi BrochenskiRosters have been frozen, Lazars have gone missing - yes fans, it's the Christmas break! But the NHL schedule makers have given you a gift - two Sens games! So sit back with a generously-spiked eggnog, ignore your family for just a little longer and let Team RBM get you set with this week's weekly preview.
Dec 22nd @ Washington
Guys, this could be big. I should go register a domain or something.
Anyway, it is always a classic tilt when John "Don't Call Me Karlsson" Carlson's Capitals take on Erik "Who's John Carlson?" Karlsson's Senators. These teams have very little history and no great storylines so I'm just going to bail here cause Brochenski's got a great take on ...
Dec 27th vs. Detroit
|Mike Modano sporting a nice playoff beard despite Detroit not actually giving him any playing time|
|Luc Robitaille, who has since realized his mistake and joined the Kings' front office|
|From superstar in Toronto, to playing with Detroit, to Dove commercials|
|Sittler was probably made to wear that visor by the mean organization|
|Gilles Gilbert in Detroit made as much sense as only wearing that turtleneck as protection|
|Just like their jersey, their habit of doing this never changed|
|Brad Park having the time of his life|
|Not even Dennis looks happy about it|
|Leafs legend Bobby Baun played 3 years in Detroit before returning to Toronto|
|Every Detroit fans' favourite Clash album|
|The person responsible for this was actually a Red Wings fan|
|Red Wing fan|
|"Hey Daniel, so Zetterberg was telling me you'd be interested in playing here?"|
Anyways, what I'm getting at here is the Sens are better than Detroit.
Have a Merry Christmas and a sloppy New Year everybody.