This is an old picture, but I recently ran across in on the internet and couldn’t help but notice that it’s like one of those Facebook pictures that people edit or crop to serve their own agendas: Look! Richie’s such a BMOC: Look, they’re a couple: Wait, they’re a couple: They’re a couple: Another couple (ha ha): Wait…
Despite making it to the Stanley Cup Finals in ’10, the Flyers had a number of players who struggled during the regular season.
Actual conversation while I was making this one (this is what happens when you are with other people’s kids): Kid: “Is that your boyfriend? Or your husband?” Me: “NOOOO!!!” Kid: “Who is he?” Me: “Mike Green. He’s a ‘hockey player’.” (So I used the term loosely, so sue me.) Kid: “Do you want him to be your boyfriend?” Me: “NOOOOOOOO!!!” Kid: “Why not? He’s rich right?” Me: “Yeah, but he’s not very smart…”
Ville Leino made significant contributions to the Flyers offense when he got his opportunity in the playoffs. Though he gelled instantly with linemates Scott Hartnell and Daniel Briere, Leino remained snake-bitten during the regular season and was often a healthy scratch. How will he fare next season?