As I write this, the Canucks are in the last-ditch effort to stay in the series in Anaheim. The game is in overtime with the score tied 1 to 1, and Roberto Luongo, the extraordinary goalie (with a face by Modigliani) has made save after save as the Ducks keep shooting (nearly 3 times as frequently as Vancouver). It’s a nail-biter, to be sure. I can’t stand the tension!
All right. (*pant, pant*) Here’s a time out:
While staying (loosely) on the hockey theme, I noticed (from some of the TV commercials he appears in) that Sidney Crosby, the rookie player for the Pittsburgh Penguins (and the first pick of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft and one of the leading scorers during last year’s NHL season) bears a striking resemblance to Andy Samberg of Saturday Night Live. Don’t believe me? Take a look: