td_ice wrote:I can take losing, realizing the talent is simply not there, but the exasperating mental lapses and inconsistent effort is tough to take.
It will also give us fans some needed break from the CONSISTENTLY bad performances we have been watching.
Being a STH, I look forward to going to all the games, even when things aren't pretty. And in 3 weeks, I am sure I will be pumped to have Penguin hockey back again.
I agree. Losing sucks, but you can deal with it if your team plays well relative to their talent. Games like last night are really tough though.
The odd thing is, Fleury was able to weather the initial storm and keep it at zero, the Pens had a golden chance and a virtually empty net. They shot about a foot wide. If they had scored there, they get a small boost of confidence and maybe it's a different game. Shoulda, coulda, would...