This is the 25th in our summer series in which we are drawing hockey cards at random from a box and then writing about them.
A year ago we made the mistake of writing a game diary of the MLB All Star Game. It was so unconscionably boring we vowed never to make that mistake again. This conviction was only supported by yesterday’s five hour Midsummer Classic. To celebrate that we didn’t spend five hours yesterday writing about baseball, we’re going to spend five minutes writing tonight’s post:
One Thing You Don’t Know About Rod Brind’Amour
1. His head is powered by a miniature steam locomotive hidden inside his helmet. You can clearly see its distinctive smoke plume in the picture on this card.