By Ryan Pyette, The London Free Press – Pre-game rituals are important, right?
Well, Jared Knight’s got cut short after the soccer ball he was playing with an hour before puck drop got stuck way up high between two pipes in the guts of the John Labatt Centre last night.
“Sometimes, a couple of us kick the ball around,” Knight said. “It takes your mind off the game for a while. But Reno (Zac Rinaldo) thought it would be fun to put the ball up high and it got stuck up there (in the rafters).”
So Pele play time was over. Knight ended up taping his sticks instead.
Then, the 17-year-old scored twice in two-and-a-half minutes in the first period and the Guelph Storm never made up the difference in a 4-3 Knights win before 8,966 last night.
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