Hockey slang recap;
To lose in spectacular fashion after victory was nearly guaranteed: They almost made it to the second round, but they Leafed game seven.
A sudden and unexpected loss of momentum: I hope they don't Leaf this one!
To lose a game after leading 4-1: They are totally Leafing this game!
To allow an improbable, series changing goal in incompetent fashion: If I'm the Bruins, I'm worried that Tuuka Rask just Cloutiered it on that Hagelin goal.
[steev smith] verb
Steve Smith-ed, Steve Smith-ing
To end your season by putting the puck in your own net: That was a terrible move that just Steve Smithed their season.
: Chris Phillips verb
[mahr-tn zhel-in-na] verb
Martin Gelinas-ed, Martin Gelinas-ing
To consistently score the series winning goals for your own team: He's Martin Gelinasing his team's way to the finals!
Acronym for: Marc-André Fleury
[mahrk ahn-drey flur-ee]
To consistently allow a goal on one of the first three shots of every game: I can't believe how bad he's been MAF-ing it up lately.
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Some upcoming dates of note;
Stanley Cup Finals
Game 1 - Monday May 29, 8PM EST
Game 2 - Wednesday May 31, 8PM EST
Game 3 - Saturday June 3, 8PM EST
Game 4 - Monday June 5, 8PM EST
Game 5 - Thursday June 8, 8PM EST
Game 6 - Sunday June 11, 8PM EST
Game 7 - Wednesday June 14, 8PM EST
NHL Awards/Expansion Draft
Wednesday June 21, 8PM EST
NHL Entry Draft
Friday June 23-24