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Avs will give the third ‘A’ to Erik Johnson, at least for tomorrow’s opener against Detroit. So, no captain to start the season for the Burgundy and Blue, just three alternates: Johnson, Paul Stastny and Milan Hejduk. I really think Johnson will be this team’s captain before too long, but when that day comes remains to be seen.
OK, as I said yesterday, I am going to go out tonight and leave two tickets to tomorrow’s game at some random location in the Denver area. As I type this, I have no idea where that will be. Yes, I do live up north though, so it’s likely to be somewhat near there. But honestly, I have no idea yet. I’m going to get in the car with the family and we’ll all pick a spot somewhere.
When that happens, I will leave a clue right here on this blog. Whoever finds the tickets gets them. Keep in mind, as I said before, these are UPPER BOWL tickets. They are in section 310. But hey, they’ll be free, and you’ll also get to see Peter Forsberg ni...