Break out the Cup ... and the clichés

Updated: June 12, 2011, 7:46 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

BOSTON -- The closer we get to the Stanley Cup, the denser the cliché forest becomes.

Even with the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks engaged in regular nattering at each other during the finals, no one really wants to incite the other with the Stanley Cup in the building, as it will be for Monday night's Game 6.

But fear not. As we always do at this stage of the playoffs, we are happy to provide another translation for this year's annoying clichés.


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