Hard to believe we’re at that time of year again. The W season kicked off earlier this evening in Elmira in dandy fashion.
It was fire-wagon hockey, with end-to-end rushes, lots of hitting, passing so crisp you’d swear it was mid-season and teams playing with such a grudge towards each other, you’d swear it was the playoffs.
Well…maybe not so much. But the season did begin and we’re glad to be back. As one of the boys said in an email one week after the season ended last spring as he watched TV with his wife on a Monday night, “I miss hockey!”