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Lassi Laitinen is out for today’s optional skate. He’s day to day due to a case of cartoon flue: sneezing all the time and nose flowing like Niagara. Add to that slight out-of-breathness during breakfast preparations. He doesn’t have a hot water bottle on his head and a quicksilver thermometer in his mouth.
“I have to skip this”, he said.
“Gotta get some work done with my wrister before the Spring Classic, don’t know where, don’t know when.”
He’s rumoured to have read this article:
– Kaepylae Maanantai Press Office