NHL.com: The waiting is the hardest part
Wednesday, 31.05.2006 / 1:10 PM
The waiting truly is the hardest part of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Just ask the Mighty Ducks. After sweeping Colorado in the conference quarterfinals, Anaheim emerged from seven days on the golf course with a case of the yips, dropping Game 1 to the Oilers, 3-1. By the time the Ducks got their legs underneath themselves, they'd fallen into a 0-3 series hole from which they could not recover.