The fight for little guy survival in the National Hockey League never ends.
The honey badger is on the verge of capturing the Ottawa Senators’ biggest training camp prize.
Mark Stone’s gain was Cory Conacher’s loss.
In the moments afterwards, Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean was positively giddy. Montreal Canadiens counterpart Michel Therrien looked like he had been hit by a truck.
Cory Conacher in and Patrick Wiercioch in? Guillaume Latendresse and Andre Benoit out?
Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson has always had a knack for sarcasm and it was in full display Wednesday, when asked about the re-shuffling of the forward lines.
“Well, just a little bit,” said Alfredsson.