Canadiens lose 4-2 to the visiting Buffalo Sabres after blowing a 2-1 second period lead.
More importantly, when the season kicks off in early May, it’ll mark the 95th year for the Powell River Lawn Bowling Association.
I’m hoping to get out and watch some of the action.
In cricket play, England is on fire after Jos Buttler tallied 399 in game one against South Africa.
I have no idea how many games these two teams play, or what the series is about, or when they play, or what the rules are, but I’m excited anyway. And how bout that Buttler!
The English Tiddlywinks Association (ETA) informs us that the first adult version of the game began in 1958, so I truly feel I was there from the beginning and should be labelled a pioneer of the sport.
Montreal outshot Buffalo 34-32.
I’m hoping you noticed how long it took for the trainer to grab a stick from the bench for Torrey Mitchell. Some of you are aware that I’ve been lobbying the Canadiens about the stick boy job for a long time, and without bragging, I would’ve had a stick for Mitchell much quicker.
Next up – Saturday, when Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers pay a visit.