Found June 16, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Jaromir Jagr
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
This playoff season's made me question my belief in the "hockey gods" as arbiters of truth, justice and the "right team won" way, but Yahoo Sports' Nicholas J. Cotsonika knows that at least one member of the Boston Bruins had a religious experience during the team's 2-1 overtime win over Chicago on Saturday night: The puck pinged off the crossbar. The sound rang around the rink. You couldn’t hear what Jaromir Jagr howled, but you could see him look to the heavens, open his mouth wide and let it out long and loud. “I said, ‘God. Where are you?’ ” Jagr said. Was it going to happen again? Were the Boston Bruins going to strike iron but not gold like they did in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, coming so close to winning so many times in so many overtimes, only to lose? Continue reading "Cotsonika discusses saints, Bruins and goalposts"
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