Petri Vehanen's amazing save on Evgeni Malkin
View Single Post
05-19-2010, 11:04 AM
Join Date: Aug 2005
Originally Posted by
I believe it's mostly an ego question. If he had a hockey expert (Kekäläinen for instance) by his side, that expert would have to correct his ridicilous interpretations of the game all the time. For instance, when Kovalchuk's cross-check was shown on replay yesterday, this is what Mertaranta saw:
"LOOK AT THAT. KOVALCHUK SLASHES HIETANEN STRAIGHT TO THE HEAD."
"...WHY IS IT THAT THE NORTH AMERICANS HAS TO PLAY HOCKEY SO ROUGH AND TOUGH!"
What has a Russian cross checking a Finn to do with North America and the kind of hockey they play? Mertaranta was really embarrassing last night with the gross exaggerations.
Last edited by Joe MacMillan: 05-19-2010 at
View Public Profile
Joe MacMillan's albums
Find More Posts by Joe MacMillan