Hockey is a funny game abound with funny stories.
Sometimes those stories are “ha-ha” funny. Sometimes those stories are weirdly funny. Sometimes they’re both.
The story of Vegas Golden Knights defenceman Nate Schmidt is a bit of both, especially in the context of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The 26-year-old from St. Cloud has taken a curious path to the Golden Knights. The road ran through Vegas’ opponents for the Cup and features a major