Found January 24, 2013 on Barry Melrose Rocks:
TEAMS: Dallas Stars
After yesterday's revelation that they were using their empty seats as a humor device, the Dallas Stars have now turned in a direction I was not expecting. They are now inventing players for their press releases! Even children's books are incredulous. No, Tasha Pym, we have never seen a Sneep. Shame on you, Dallas Stars. Shame. On. You.
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