One of my passions in life is hockey. I play hockey, watch hockey and think I know more than the management of the Montreal Canadiens who have been breaking my heart annually since 1993. When I moved to Ottawa, the Sens immediately become my second favourite hockey team and I embraced and rooted for them (unless they played my beloved Habs). Today, as I write this column, it is the NHL trade deadline. It is also my last column before I have the honour of celebrating my 5th anniversary at the Jewish Federation of Ottawa on March 11.
What do the Sens, Habs and the NHL trade deadline have in common with my work anniversary? In a typically Jewish manner the answer is everything and nothing. [Read more…]