Nothing says playoff hockey like a bottle of Pepto-Bismal on the bench. I'm told it's been there almost every practice this season, though I'd never noticed it. So, which player guzzles the stuff every skate?
Mitch Woods, of course.
In equally important matters, several Komets are donning the traditional playoff beard. They include Colin Chaulk, Guy Dupuis, David Hukalo, Kevin Hansen, Mathieu Curadeau, Jake Pence, Terry Marchant, Kevin Reiter and Nick Boucher.
Also, because the Komets gave a couple of guys the day off, Olivier Legault, who was left off the playoff roster, was skating with the team.
To hear an interview with coach Al Sims from today: Download sims_wednesday_practice.WMA
-- By Justin A. Cohn, The Journal Gazette