Canucks and Beyond
Entries with the tag: conference standings
February is a hockey fan’s worst headache—especially when their favorite team is on the bubble and experts start dispensing their wisdom.
Case in point, in Allan Muir’s mailbag on SI, a Canucks fan writes a panicked note:
I’ll admit it. I’m in full panic mode over my Canucks. I’m starting to think the playoffs are a longshot at best unless we add a big piece to the puzzle, and soon. What do you think of our chances?
—Steve Joe, Sacramento
A Canucks fan in a panic is hardly news (that’s just what we do) but Muir’s response seems pretty over-the-top: