People don't focus on the number of penalty minutes that are assessed to us, but solely on the number of penalties other teams are assessed when playing against us.
How many times have we stated on the main board that we are one of the league leaders in PIM'S, yet people immediately disregard that because we also happen to have a lot of PP opportunities as well. Apparently it's justifiable for us to be a team that takes a lot of penalties, but the idea of us luring the opposition into penalty trouble is just too ridiculous for some people to comprehend.
You guys don't like the Puck Daddy? Considering the near total lack of talented American hockey writers in the mainstream media I think he's decent. Hell of a lot better than Rossi and unlike same his role is pretty well defined (editorial). This story is nothing special, just a neat and tidy collection of facts for your HFB databases when arguing with clueless people.