THE GREATEST GAME ON EARTH: 2014 NHL SEASON PREVIEW

THAT SPECIAL TIME is upon us once again: hockey is back. Die-hard fans everywhere are breathing collective sighs of relief, no longer having to feign interest in anything else in their lives, wondering how they ever went through an entire summer blocking the greatest game to ever be played from their minds. Well, fear no more. The rinks are filling with fans, the ice is fresh, Pierre wants to know what kind of shampoo Sidney Crosby uses in the shower and is preparing to tell you what junior team every player laced up for while he mics up between the glass. Don Cherry is picking out his next in a long line of inspiring suits, Ron McLean is holding his tongue, patiently waiting to get a word in edgewise. The Eastern Conference feels wide open, while the Western Conference is a snake pit where points are harder earned and easier lost than ever. Get out your jersey and your flare, apologize to your significant others, co-workers, bosses, and neighbors for screaming at the top of your lungs, crack a beer, and get ready for puck drop. Welcome to another fast, hard-hitting, heartbreakingly glorious season of NHL hockey.

 

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