With apologies to blog-bud Morgan, because the title of this post was blatantly ripped off from a regularly recurring feature on his blog. Morgan's BSIHoRL is almost always political, my one-time effort has to do with hockey (of course!). I'm lifting it from an article in the Montreal Gazette, which was all about which team you might want to support after your team is eliminated in the playoffs (or fail to MAKE the playoffs in the Habs' case and at least one other case I can think of. Andy.). About which, this:
If your appreciation of hockey transcends loyalty to the hometown team, however, this is – hit it, Andy Williams – the most wonderful time of the year. The best players on the best teams are playing their best hockey, and appreciation of excellence can help salve the wounds inflicted by too many disappointing nights at the Bell Centre.