Wednesday links: Welcome to the most boring sports day of the year edition

If Ilya Kovalchuk wants to make a splash, today is the day to do it — this is sports dead day.

Blues news

  • Andy McDonald is now the highest paid Blue. This and other facts made clear in the Blues cap breakdown. [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
  • Someone else will have to take the Matt Walker Tour of NHL Press Boxes. Darryl Sydor, the 2009-10 participant has elected to retire and will take a coaching job in the AHL. [Belleville News-Democrat]
  • ingmarWbergman was prowling the Si Vault and found this great piece on the fat goalie — Mr. Grant Fuhr. Great lede, great read. The quotes from Brett Hull are awesome. [SI Vault]

Hockey news

Other links

  • Ever wanted to surf the 'net slightly off-center? Now you have the chance. [Uneven Google]
  • Papyrus is a shitty font on par with Comic Sans. Help prevent Papyrus abuse. [Papyrus Watch]
  • What if Jesus were an asshole? [Windowless Van]

Videos

Darryl Sydor never really did much as a Blue, but he was still a badass NHLer with a great career. Here's my favorite Sydor moment.

Chris Gift wants us to remember George Steinbrenner, who passed away Tuesday at 80, by watching some "Seinfeld." I'll allow it.


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