Southern Hockey Fan

February 27, 1994. My fiance at the time was running late getting ready for church. Not a huge surprise as she’ll probably be late for her own funeral. While waiting, I was sitting in my recliner watching TV. The Winter Olympics were on. Specifically the gold medal game between Sweden and Canada. Instead of laying back in plush comfort, I found myself sitting on the edge of my seat watching every pass, shot and hip check. Thoroughly enthralled, we missed church that day…a fan was born. Continue reading