‘Pominville said he didn’t see Weight coming. It’s a convenient story, but if a player carrying the puck behind his own net doesn’t know where the opponents are — especially the opponent closest to him — his tenure in the league isn’t likely to be a lengthy one. In fact, Pominville made a similar move earlier in the game. The Carolina checker that time was Niclas Wallin who was sent off for two minutes. So let’s dispose of the fantasy that Pominville is merely a star-crossed victim of serendipity.’
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