Your long winter of discontent is over.
The Glorious summer will be put to rest in the town once known as York.
Ok ok. Maybe trying to use Shakespeare’s Richard III is a little much on a hockey blog. What can I say? I’m feeling a sense of gravity. Tonight feels important.
Can you even believe that our long wait for meaningful games is over? What better way to get the party started than to do so in Toronto – against a team who at least for the night – is tied with us for first place in the standings.
The silly season is over. The time to debate about rankings and predictions is done. Tomorrow morning there will be a team in first and a team in last, and the chase will be on.
As if you need to ask: Carey Price gets the start.
Go Habs Go!!!!