Originally posted on Fox - The Hockey Guy  |  Last updated 2/28/13
Mike Milbury is one of the most incompetent team executives the NHL has ever seen. His reign of error with the New York Islanders became part of the league’s folklore.Many fans could have done a better job running that team. Some children might have fared better. Perhaps even a primate or two at the zoo would have known better to trade Roberto Luongo, draft Rick DiPietro first overall or place an “all-in” bet on the enigmatic Alexei Yashin. So it’s always hilarious to hear Milbury go bat-feces crazy on somebody else. Listen to him rant about Alex Ovechkin’s lackluster play during Wednesday nights NBC Sports Network broadcast:“I bird-dogged this guy during the course of this game. When you have great talent, it comes with great expectations and accountability. If you put him up to those two standards tonight, he fails the test miserably. This is an AWFUL display of hockey by Alex Ovechkin. He should be ashamed of himself. A blind pass? Eight-year olds don’t do this in the offensive zone.“No fig
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