He held his skate guards to the ice for a few moments before touching the ice with his right hand to thank it the way he always does. I hope he leaves this venue with a good mental image and that he will return to this arena and stand at the top of the podium in February next year.
I’ve been gone this weekend – and here’s why! My mom just came up to Halifax to visit me for the last three days, and we’ve been having a blast. She flies back early in the morning – I miss her already!