Most American hockey fans should have a bit of a soft spot for John Buccigross. Not only did he write Brendan Burke’s story a couple years back, but he’s also our resident hockey head at ESPN.
Sure, they have Melrose, who they trot out during ESPN’s 30 seconds of daily hockey coverage, but Bucci is our guy sneaking hockey references into random sports packages and showing a little love to the underappreciated (by that network) game that is hockey.
Today Bucci put together a four minute clip on hockey lingo in his latest vlogumn (man, these internet words are getting increasingly awful – vlogumn?), and he nails it.
Here it is – I’m certain you’ll enjoy it. My thoughts after the vid: