Photos: Jeff Carter squeezes into jersey from his youth during day with the Cup


Jeff Carter’s day with the Stanley Cup probably produces images that, for some, might be surprising – perhaps even embittering.

(Sorry Philadelphia Flyers fans. Extra apologies, Columbus Blue Jackets fans.)

Still, most should get a chuckle out of the sight of the 27-year-old sniper squeezing into a jersey he used to wear when he was seven. Philip “Keeper of the Cup” Pritchard shares that amusing image:


(You can’t quite sing “Fat Guy in a little coat,” but some of the spirit’s there.)

source:  Here’s one with Carter drinking champagne with his father.


The Royal Half points out the potential symbolism of Carter going on stage with a bad named “Second Chance.”

For a write-up on Carter’s day with the Cup, click here.