the mercanaries versus the misplaced capital franchise

Ski does what he can to inform the Football craving masses of the start of the NHL playoffs tonight:

And apparently the postseason for this odd sport starts today, with our "local" boys facing off against a Canuck team called the Ottawa Senators. Which seems like an odd name for a team from Ottawa since everyone knows the capital of Canada is Toronto....and all this time I thought Canada was the 51st state. :P j/k