Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 12/26/11
Season's greetings everyone.  I hope that you're Christmas holiday, whether you observe it or not was an opportunity to spend some time with your family.  For young kids, its usually all about the gifts.  The anxious expectation of running to the family living room to see a tree stocked full of presents that taunt for you to open them.  I have to admit, I was the kind of kid that was pretty good at guessing what was inside each present before I even opened it.  Size, shape, and weight were all factors I considered as I cross-referenced that information with my own list in my mind of what I asked for Christmas.  I wasn't right all of the time, there were always the gifts that fooled me or were no where near my list that had me asking, "when did I ever say I wanted that?"  No Christmas movie I've ever seen before or since summed up my feelings quite the way A Christmas Story did starring Peter Billingsley as Ralphie.  As a kid I sort of resembled Ralphie minus the glasses, but his cha...
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