I had the opportunity to travel out to Denver for a quick trip to watch the Predators play the Avalanche on Saturday. It is always fun and interesting to travel to other arenas and meet the fans of other teams.
I have been to 22 arenas to see the Preds play, and Pred fans, here is something that we should always keep in mind:
We have it really good here in Smashville.
Although we may not agree with every management decision or pregame intro, or whatever, we are fortunate to have an active, community oriented, and fan sensitive group in the owners boxes and front office.
That is not always the case for other fan bases.
The reputation of the Predators not only as a good hockey club but a fan friendly team has been echoed to me in many different venues, and Denver was no different.
Here are some scenes from the road trip: