The only team in the division that underwent any significant improvement this offseason is Pittsburgh, pending (of course) the Malkin signing. The rest of the division seemed to tread water. Their gains are offset by their losses. They only moved their rosters laterally.
Makes it impossible to use words like Hitchc-ock, doc-ument (and its derivatives), circ-umventing, and on.
The word bleeped was succ-umbing, for those interested, which means to quit fighting, to submit to or yield to.]]>
But they are young in key positions and they will have to get over that fact. If they don’t, they’ll get trapped into taking penalties and that will throw everything out the window. But Whitney has showed his poise already and Welch certainly did, especially on the game he deflected an own goal and turned right back and strong-armed a few forwards and then scored one of his own (and had assisted on another). That is not suc*****bing under pressure.]]>