Originally posted on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 10/23/11
NHL legend Brett Hull joined Twitter roughly two weeks ago, and has quickly achieved a BizNasty-level of irreverent entertainment. First, because his handle is @2ndbesthull, a nod to father Bobby. (We'll go ahead and assume it's not a nod to Jody.) Second, because he's absolutely hilarious in a crazy old guy sort of way. Sample prose: On Sunday, Hull switched his avatar to the image above and wrote, "New pic for all my friends in buffalo xoxo." Which is the greatest thing in the history of all-time, ever. As a refresher for the youngin's in the crowd: In triple overtime of Game 6 of the 1999 Stanley Cup Final, Brett Hull of the Dallas Stars shot the puck on Domink Hasek of the Buffalo Sabres, who made the save. The rebound went outside the crease to Hull's skate, and he kicked it to his stick. His left skate entered the crease, he shot again and he scored to win the Cup for Dallas in Buffalo. Except … at that time, the NHL had a completely asinine rule on the books in which a goa...
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