Just in case you don't recognize the turning of a phrase, consider the Merriam-Webster definition of the word wrest:
1:to pull, force, or move by violent wringing or twisting movements.
Saturday night's game between the San Jose Sharks and the Los Angeles Kings featured enough...
December 18th, 2011
It's a popular misconception that NHL head coaches spend the majority of their time diagramming and implementing X's and O's. In actuality, they are mad scientists, performing chemistry experiments in fetid, cramped laboratories filled with metaphorical test tubes, Bunsen burners, and — legend has it — Gordie Howe's perfectly...
October 9th, 2011
When Michal Handzus was with the Philadelphia Flyers, he had wild hair and looked as if he may have recently escaped from Cell Block D. Cleaned up, he bears more than a passing resemblance to Gaius Baltar from Battlestar Galactica.
Escaped convict, or professorial intellectual — Handzus brings whatever persona is required to...