Pin It

Stojko's so not impressed 

Triple lutz-triple toer looking for a real sport.

So I've had this photo, just waiting for the perfect opportunity. Thanks Elvis, for giving me the words,


"I am going to watch hockey, where athletes are allowed to push the envelope. A real sport."

Aww, snap!.

Apparently Stojko wasn't too impressed with last night's skating finals—he calls it "the night they killed figure skating," and thinks that Evgeni Plushenko should have won gold over American Evan Lysacek. And Stojko, like me, wondered how Patrick Chan got fifth place over Johnny Weir. Chan's "I'm not gonna do a quad" must be like a slap to Stojko. That dude was a super-quad machine. He is right though, I didn't see any triple lutz-triple toe loops from this crew.

Support The Coast

At a time when the city needs local coverage more than ever, we’re asking for your help to support independent journalism. We are committed as always to providing free access to readers, particularly as we confront the impact of COVID-19 in Halifax and beyond.

Read more about the work we do here, or consider making a donation. Thank you for your support!

Pin It


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Get more Halifax

Our Thursday email gets you caught up with The Coast. Sign up and go deep on Halifax.

© 2021 Coast Publishing Ltd.