Found January 29, 2013 on The Pensblog:
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What is Patrick Marleau right now? Remind us never to count on the Plus/Minus, because Sami Salo sucks. No Pens in sight. Stunned gif of the night We bought gamecenter and it is awesome. Kings tied the Canucks late.  Alain Vigneault your thoughts: Nothing better than some french guy getting all jammed up.  peace.    
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