Like all matters of the heart, sports allegiances are hard to explain. How is it, for example, that some attachments between fan and team last longer than marriages and friendships (and even get in the way of them, on occasion)?
Ottawa Senators defenceman Eric Gryba said Saturday he feels sorry for Montreal Canadiens forward Lars Eller, who was injured in Game 1 when Gryba caught hit with an open-hit. Gryba said he wasn’t trying to injure Eller and hopes he recovers quickly. But he maintains that it was a clean hit and is disappointed the [...]
Give the Montreal Canadiens credit. Faced with a injury-depleted lineup, the Canadiens answered back with an impressive 3-1 win over the Ottawa Senators Friday, evening the best-of-seven series at a game apiece.