The Montreal Gazette's Dave Stubb has another must-read hockey history related article, this time featuring Gordie Howe:
“The Canadiens are not having a good season,” Gordie Howe is told, riding an escalator in Montreal’s Trudeau Airport. “No playoffs. Chaos, pretty much. Total disarray.”Read the full story.
With a twinkle in his eye, Howe pounces with the reply.
And then he bursts into laughter.
Mr. Hockey had his share of lively battles with the Canadiens through the decades, and perhaps there’s a little residue still in his veins.