With Colin off this week for spring break and two teams coming into Hockey Bay, it was time for some father-son hockey-hounding bonding, kicking off with the Ottawa Senators earlier this week. Of course, Colin scored the lion's share of our 32 autographs, but that was by design.
After all, the torch was passed a long time ago.
Sure, I still identify the players for him. That's only fair. He has enough other things to keep his active mind busy. In the meantime, I focus my efforts on pucks, like I always have. Cases in point, perhaps, are the three, shown above, signed by Ottawa's Ales Hemsky, who did two, and Bobby Ryan.
Beyond that, the rest of the day's haul were cards:
Top row: Jared Cowen, Erik Karlsson, Clarke MacArthur and Milan Michalek; and
Bottom row: Chris Neil, Chris Phillips, Kyle Turris and Mika Zibinejad.
Two Senators players signed four cards each:
Craig Anderson and
The haul also included these set cards signed by, shown below from left, Cody Ceci, Hemsky and Jason Spezza:
Hemsky and Spezza also added to the ongoing Threads project: