My New York Rangers beat the Vancouver Canucks at Madison Square Garden in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals to break their 54 year old curse and I was there to see it (Section 203, Row C, Seat 2) - it was the greatest sporting event I have ever attended or probably will attend.....unfortunately, it now looks like it will be at least another 44 years before they win it again.
Steve Somers of 660 WFAN will be hosting a tribute tonight starting at 6:30pm - I am sure that we will hear Howie Rose's famous call of "MATTEAU ! MATTEAU ! MATTEAU ! STEPHANE MATTEAU !...." more than a few times
Folk singers are always liberal pansies, but not me.....I sing for my fellow conservatives...care to hear "Shoot the Hippie out of the Redwood Tree" ?
The ceremony is in Toronto on June 14th, here are the nominees. There are 4 nominees for the Vezina Trophy as opposed to the normal 3, as there was a tie for the 3rd most votes. Calder Trophy (outstanding rookie)