I was watching the highlights from the 1997 Stanley Cup finals the other night, and though the Philly Flyers — who handily beat up the beaten-up Rangers in the Eastern final — were swept by Detroit, man, that was a good team.
It was old, yeah, and about to break down. But it had Lindros, LeClair, Brind’Amour, Renberg, Desjardins, Niinimaa, Podein, Therien, an old Kjell Samuelsson and a young Vinny Prospal. And it had brought in players like Paul Coffey, Joel Otto, Dale Hawerchuk, Petr Svoboda.
Of course, it also had Garth Snow and Ron Hextall in goal. So, you know …
Today’s Seinfeld trivia: There are multiple instances in the show where Kramer vomits. How many can you name … with details?
Busy day today. Be back late this afternoon if any news. I’ll count on you Boneheads to update the comments if anything happens before then.
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