TWAS THE HOUR BEFORE BEER LEAGUE

by @4th_Line_Bling

Here we have a festive holiday poem sent to us from a beauty of a beer leaguer on twitter! We think he hits the nail on the head. Check out his ode to Beer League below.

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T’was an hour before beerleague, and all through the rink,

The bags were all opened, to air out the stink.

 

8 jerseys were hung in the lockers with care,

In hopes that at least 6 guys would be there.

 

The ol’ Shooter-tutor was ready to go,

Never quite sure if our tendy will show.

 

There’s no point in bitchin, it was no use,

All of those bastards will have an excuse

 

I checked all my gear, was set for the night,

I’d just settled in with a luke-warm Coors Light.

 

Free-loading Freddy borrowed tape for his twig,

Also some sock tape, a beer and a cig.

 

Davey walked in, ‘bout time he got here,

‘cause it was that f*cker’s turn to bring beer.

 

In his new hoodie, the cuffs were all bent,

No doubt stretched out, by his hands of cement.

 

In the corner was Greg, a bit of a loon,

always quoting lines from Slapshot or Goon.

 

Still, better than Steve-o, who you’d always see,

Going on about “One time, in Jr B…”.

 

Gordie was there, beer can for a spitter,

And Craiger, the ass, was using the shitter.

 

Brian showed last, a bit of a burn-out,

I thought, all-in-all, not a bad turn out.

 

Rink rat comes in, “What’s happenin’ bud?”

“was a practice before you, you’re getting no flood”.

 

I said “We’re athletes, we need a fresh sheet”

If we don’t get a scrape, we’ll surely get beat.”

 

He took a step forward, his anger was stirred,

“I’ve seen you guys play, you’ll be gassed by the third.

 

You’re skating’s atrocious, you can’t make a pass,

I’d probably only need to flood half.”

 

Greg grabbed a stick and knocked the dude out,

They cancelled the game, we’ll be suspended no doubt.

 

I looked at the boys “no wives know so far,

We’ve still got 2 hours, so lets hit the bar!”

 

Happy Holidays Boys.. and girls! Hope your days are filled with awesome food, great family, and lots o’ puck! 

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