You know, some of the negativity is absolutely crazy. I say that a lot around here. It’s kind of like the NFL, where every loss is Armageddon and every win means Super Bowl. Just look at the coverage of the Giants and Jets in this town, and listen to some of the idiocy on the radio.
But that’s a 16-game season, and a loss is pretty big, and a string of losses can be season-deciding.
The Rangers and the NHL play 82 games. The very best team in all of the league is going to have three-game winless streaks, more than one. The very worst team in all of the league is going to win three in a row, probably a few times.
IT’S THREE FREAKIN’ GAMES.
Now, those who think these three games are indicative of anything at all, you can stop reading because I know I can’t convince you of anything, especially those way the hell out there who want the coach fired. Holy mackeral.
But the rest of you, the ones who have watched hockey for more than five minutes, the ones who understand you don’t...