No one at Habs Inside/Out could bring himself to watch the All-Star Draft.
But we are relieved that Carey Price was not the last player chosen. That would have damaged our boy’s self-esteem – and resulted in 1,500 Comments suggesting an anti-Habs Conspiracy.
As it was, Phil Kessel had the ignominious honour of being the final player selected, his shame eased by winning a car.
Price was picked 10th by Team Staal, just behind Team Lidtsrom’s choice of Marc-André Fleury and ahead of their pick of Jonas Hiller.
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