We were raked!
The Dark Ranger actually stopped watching after 10 minutes into the third period, having full confidence that Tom Renney's defensive lock-down would take effect and the Rangers would end the game 2-0, goalkeeper Stephen Valiquette would once again shut out one of his regulars..... How wrong I was. The cell phone was waiting to be turned on this morning with the devastating text messages - all six of them, five goals in eight minutes and the dreaded final 'game ended' text.
F@ck!!! I thought our new squad was done with the two-goal curse! Damn you Rangers! I love you and I hate you!
Let this be a blip for now and not be the turning point the league is expecting. The next test against the NY Islanders will tell a lot.
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