View Full Version : Bad luck plagues Miettinen

Coach Selly
02-25-2013, 10:17
Excuse Antti Miettinen if he'll spend the next few days in Manhattan
keeping his head on a swivel. No walking under ladders. Steering clear
of black cats and all that stuff.

The veteran Winnipeg Jets winger, after all, just can't buy a break of late.

Playing in his first game of the season,
Miettinen -- who suffered a concussion falling into the boards in
training camp and was, unfortunately, the guy who stepped on Zach
Redmond -- had his return last all of 17 seconds. Miettinen tried to
block a shot by Ilya Kovalchuk of the New Jersey Devils and had the shot
go up his stick and, as Jets coach Claude Noel explained, "hit him in
an uncomfortable area."

More right here (http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/sports/hockey/jets/bad-luck-plagues-miettinen-192967361.html)