10 Things Overheard During Saturday's BU-Cornell Game
at Madison Square Garden
• "Ten bucks a beer?
OK, I'll limit myself to seven."
• "College hockey?
Man, they'll do anything to keep the Knicks
out of the building."
• "Here are 38 guys
who've played more regular-season games in this building
than Hugh Jessiman."
• "It technically
holds 18,000 for hockey, but 2,000 of those seats are
reserved for Glen Sather's ego."
• "No problem parking
— I left my car with the valet. Whaddaya mean
there's no valet?"
• "Surprised? Sure
... it's been a few years since a team from Boston played
a solid hockey game in this building."
• "World's most famous
arena? Pfft ... it's just a really big Schneider."
• "What a thrill
it must be for these kids to play on the same rink where
Jagr goes through the motions 40 nights a year."
• "I didn't know
the naming rights for this place were purchased by that
chemical found in Chinese food."
• "Potvin sucks!"