Oh Boy! - Well that was a crazy first round. I went a mediocre 4 and 4 and based on my pools I am not the only one who got bamboozled. The admin of our one said t...
Tuesday, October 16, 2007
"Whither the veterans?" one might ask, if one were a 17th century Duke of Foppingshire.
And I'd have to agree with his subtle, biting assessment of the Oilers offense 6 games in. With the Rookies carrying the water for this team, I hope this week in the desert brings clarity to the guys we're relying on to inch us toward that last playoff spot come spring. A peyote dreamwalk to re-discover their true essence, if you will.
However, chances are they're playing a round of golf, eating a few steak dinners, drinking a few, bedding a few and enjoying the simple melancholy of life. It's karma, neh?
Could it only have been a few weeks ago that the promise of a new season began? Is Pleasure Motors right and we're going to tank it hard yet again? Am I already in my koan phase of Oiler fandom this year?
Think Gene Principe reads the blogs?