The Diachronic Barber Pole Observations of a Recovering Hockey Exile

Boston Series Game Four, In-Game Musings and Scribbles

April 22, 2009, by Homme De Sept-Iles

Theodore was ruined by this city. And Price is getting ruined. His confidence. How much pedestal and pillory can a person take?

Boston Series Game Three, Musings and In-Game Scribbles

April 20, 2009, by Homme De Sept-Iles

Hockey is the home and hallmark of the unskilled athlete. In no sport (except perhaps baseball) can the pugilist non-athlete survive for so long. Granted things have changed, are changing and certainly look very different from 1975. Hell, from 1995.

Boston Game Two, Musings and In-Game Scribbles

April 18, 2009, by Homme De Sept-Iles

Kostopoulos. Scuffle. He gets punched by Kessel. Kosto punched him first. Thomas glides backward butt first to protect and separate. It’s comical. It works. But Kosto finds Lucic instead. On the glass behind the net.