standing pat

Le Guerrier: He talked to his goalposts, of course, to ask them for help. Some of Patrick Roy’s other superstitions during his illustrious playing career included donning his left skate before the right; writing the names of his three children on his stick before each game; and eating the same pre-game meal of steak and peas, mashed potatoes and salad. Toronto illustrator Dave Murray catches him here pre-vowing-never-again-to-play-for-Montreal-and-subsequently-ending-up-traded-to Colorado phase. For more of Murray’s work, see http://davemurrayillustration.com/

Standing Pat: He talked to his goalposts, of course, to ask them for help. Some of Patrick Roy’s other superstitions during his illustrious playing career included donning his left skate before the right; writing the names of his three children on his stick before each game; and eating the same pre-game meal of steak and peas, mashed potatoes and salad. Toronto illustrator Dave Murray catches him here pre-vowing-never-again-to-play-for-Montreal-and-subsequently-ending-up-traded-to Colorado phase. For more of Murray’s work, see http://davemurrayillustration.com/