As a diehard Toronto fan, I can say good riddance to a bad, egotistic ass. We built the team around him and remained loyal to him even as he was humming and hawing as to where he'd play, and always kept a door open for him. Until, of course, Brian Burke took over.
So yeah, Mats picked over Vancouver over New York, ending the drama of the year. Or not.
edit: crap...can't put the logo on the subject line after it's set up. Can a mod take care of that?
(edited by Oliver on 18.12.08 1930) Unicow, unicow...he's a unicorn cow!
For the curious, IIHF-announced competitors by NHL team: ANAHEIM (5): D Scott Niedermayer [CAN], F Samuel Pahlsson [SWE], D Sandis Ozolinsh [LAT], F Teemu Selanne [FIN] & G Ilya Bryzgalov [RUS] ATLANTA (4):