Sports news du jour
The Canadiens, already faltering as the season starts, did manage to deliver a 5-1 smackdown to the renascent Winnipeg Jets on Sunday, although the loss of Cammalleri and Spacek to injury makes it an expensive win.
I don’t want to sound like Don Cherry, but these guys are so fragile. Do we need more of that Rocket Richard spirit – scored the winning goal of the game with the blood pouring into his eyes from an earlier hit sort of thing? Does being millionaires make everyone more cautious about their physical well-being?
(I am not saying they should fight. We want to watch hockey, not hobo fights.)