NHL, We Need to Talk… I Want A Divorce.

Being a fan of a hockey team is a lot like a relationship. There’s tons of love, some anger, some fights, lots of reconciliation and forgiveness. There are quirks you can deal with, others you can’t stand. Overall, it’s a relationship you have to maintain, work on by often picking your battles. It’s hard enough to maintain on its own, but when a third party gets involved, doing everything in its power to break the two of you, it becomes even harder. And when that party is the nagging mother-in-law, good luck!

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A Fan’s Cry For The NHL To Fix Its Mess

You can tell someone you love them only so many times. If your actions don’t reflect what comes out of your mind, it will be a tough sell. I am a strong believer that actions speak louder than words. I am also a man of integrity, a man of my words. At some point, words mean nothing… unless you back them up with actions. And that’s the lip service Gary Bettman and the NHL has been doing to fans for too many years. No Gary, you’re not being booed because you’re the Commissioner. Fans boo you because while solely focussing on filling the owners’ pockets, you are ruining the hockey experience for fans.

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