Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 10/22/14

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 31: Teemu Selanne #8 of the Anaheim Ducks during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 31, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Ducks 3-2 in an overtime shootout. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Last night, Teemu Selanne scored his 66th career goal against the Sharks, in the 6th meeting this season.  That’s three sixes.  Lordy. Jonas Hiller described the performance of the Ducks lately: “Everybody is really motivated and we didn’t want to eliminate ourselves. We are still trying to play good hockey. We don’t want to just give up. That is what we did tonight, and that’s why we won.” -Sharks Talk I thought that was interesting because lame ducks do not just give up, except on the long game.  Knowing you have nothing left to lose is liberating and often frees people to do things they wouldn’t have done were they considering the next stage.  But it isn’t quite the same. Continue reading "Lame Ducks and a case for five"
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