When I Was Forty Five, It Was A Bittersweet Year - Last summer we trekked up to Goulais. Last summer my father turned eighty. Last summer my parents celebrated fifty years of marriage. At Goulais we ...
Wednesday, July 2, 2008
Well, there goes that thought experiment.
How many hours and effort were spent by Oilers fans across the city busy doing math for the first time since High School, trying to fit a reported 9 million dollar salary into the cap?
Now it's being reported 1 year a shade over 7 million to Detroit.
Personally, I have mixed feelings, just as I did when went to bed last night. On the one hand, we won't be offering a 40 year deal at 380 million to a 29 year old, on the other hand...no Hossa.
But them's the breaks and I'll be watching the now underwhelming Katz press conference in about a half hour just to see what we see.