So last night me, Travis, and Beau (both bro-enlaws) took my dad to the Ducks vs. Leafs game in Anaheim for his belated birthday. It was insane – those crazy canucks! I played a little ice hockey when I was a kid, and my dad is a big fan being from Canada and all (born in Toronto). Here’s a little story by pictures of the night:
Nothing beats a salted pretzel with Jalapeno cheese in my book!
My dad’s stoked to be there… Beau, not so sure yet.
This was our view from the very top row. Sidenote, someone threw up behind our seats – the smell added to our hardcore hockey experience.
Like I said, those crazy cannucks!
We learned all about the NHL Puck Play Rule!
And the stadium formerly known as the “Pond”, the “Honda Center”.
So by the end of the night it was Ducks 5 / Leafs 0. What a great game, what a great time. My favorite part was the fights – everyone stands and starts screaming at the top of their lungs everytime the gloves come off – now THAT’S a true sport!
I found this today – THIS is what hockey is all aboot (watch it till at least 1:50, it’s worth it):