HAPPY BIRTHDAY, NICKY B!
Thank you to @thisisourjamdc for reminding the zombies here at WUYS that today is the 24th birthday of our favorite Swede,
Piglet Nicklas Backstrom.
We worked till 2:30 AM, were up for work at 5:30 AM. We both travel at the crack of dawn tomorrow. This is the only reason Gator and I are not going to Nicky’s Birthday Party tonight against Winnipeg. We are sad to miss this:
Nicky did send us his wish list. If you’re shopping for presents, here are Nicky’s Most Wanted:
3. Winter Wear
4. Hair Product
… and anything else you can think of that matches his team-leading 16 assists and 22 points. The Caps finally won a game on Monday and while things still look like The Hangover (the tiger is totally in Mike’s bathroom), perhaps Nicky’s birthday magic can make it two in a row.
The next major holiday is Christmas. I’m writing a letter that specifically asks for more of this: