December 09, 2011
I Love Games Against Montreal
A HOCKEY game in Montreal is as magical as Christmas. While the holidays have a way of losing some of that magic in adulthood, somehow that hockey glory of youth has continued even though the Montreal Forum is now a movie theatre and Les Canadiens are but a shadow of their historical greatness.
I remember growing up watching a lot of Montreal games. All on the French channel. To this day the extent of my mastery of the French language consists strictly of hockey phrases. Gardien de but. La rondelle. Et le but!!!!! I took five years of French in high school and I still could not say much more than Guy Lafleur. Oh that Guy Lafleur. | FULL STORY |