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03-01-2010, 02:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Nardj View Post
Well, dont you think its kind of logical for the NHL and the hockey world to promote one of its best players ? I mean its like blaming the NFL for all the fuss about Manning and Brees last month. Or the soccer world for all the hype surrounding Messi or Ronaldo.
In any popular modern sport, you'll hear a lot lot more about the n1 star than about the 3rd stringer. Sad but that's the way things are.
They picked Sid cause he's more marketable. There's a whole case study on it. Ovie's a russian with a busted grill on a team that's not already a dynasty. I admit, I have been quite pleased as of late as Ovie's been stealing the spotlight a bit in the hockey commercials.

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