Pierre Gauthier has been a busy guy …
Thanks to a few ‘ spies’ , here is what Gauthier was up to yesterday as he places all his energy into improving Le Club de Hockey Canadien …
9am – Places call to his tailor ( after all – it is better to look good than to feel good).
9 : 30am – Tries in vain to get Bob Gainey‘s advice regarding the colour of tie he should wear.
10:30am – Decides on an early lunch.
11:00am – Attempts to trade his chicken sandwich for a tuna melt . Chef laughs in his face.
11:30am – Gainey calls back and suggests black.
12:00pm – Calls up Scott Gomez and hears only laughter.
12:30pm – Misses his cab as he is distracted by angry mob outside his front door.
1:00pm – Columbus calls back asking if Subban has life insurance policy and if so – is he available?
1:30pm – Calls up Carolina to see how long Kirk Muller‘s contract is …
2:30pm- Calls March Recchi to say hi and see what he is doing these days.
3:00pm – Carolina calls back – Gauthier must keep the receiver from his ear as the laughing is deafening.
3:30pm – Decides on an early supper.
4:00pm – Is denied entry to all of Montreal’s finest restaurants.
4:30pm – His tailor calls back suggesting an all black suit – you know , the kind they wear at funerals …
5:00pm – Tampa calls back – Again the laughter is deafening !
5:30pm – Calls it a day !
* Stay tuned for an interview with an iconic Montreal sports figure and Expos memories Part Two !
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