Saturday Special: They May Not Want My Love...

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You can’t say it’s been boring, these playoffs.  There have been more plot twists and turns and unexpected outcomes than a paper-back novel you find at airport stores.

NHL Teams May Not Want My Love...(Bing Images)

But, with a big dose of chagrin, like a fisherman not wanting to jinx my whole trip, I wonder if I should say anything about any team.  Remember the end of the regular season?  If you’re like me, you’d rather not, but you know…the Jackets were in a downward spiral and I just knew in my heart they’d win the last game on FAN APPRECIATION night?  Well, they didn’t.  Even after all of my bull-crap bravado and huffing and puffing.  I lost a bet to my friend over at Sabre Noise that I haven’t made good on (yet.)  OK, OK…I know I gave Tim from Blackhawk Up! the business for not paying me in a timely manner.  I shall pay Sabre Tim and he’ll get his…in a really special Union Blue way.  I’ll tell you when I’m ready to be publicly humiliated.

So, yeah.  Back to me being the kiss of death for NHL teams.  I declare my love for the Blackhawks after a brief but serious depression (NHL seasonal type) only to see them battle like hell only to lose.  All seemed lost…then I remembered the connection between Umby and the Flyers.  And, I like my buddy over at Blades of Teal so I can cheer for the Sharks and not get too violently ill.  So, I declare my allegence to these teams.

And what happened?!  Don’t everyone shout at once…Sharks and Flyers both LOST last night. 

A Twitter friend suggested reverse psychology and told me to start loving Detroit, Boston and Nashville.

The NHL Voodoo Special. Sans Pants. Must Be A Blackhawk. (Bing Images)

Just for grins…and this is dangerous and so against my Union Blue loyalty…we’re gonna see if I really do have some weird NHL JuJu.

*Deep Breath* — wait a minute so I can get a cold drink– 

Go Detroit.  Hurray for Boston.  Nashville…go Preds

We shall see…Or maybe I should just go watch some baseball.

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