Don’t blame fans for Bizarro World “tanking” cheers; they show how savvy the modern NHL fan actually is

By Adam Proteau

When the Sabres and Leafs squared off in Buffalo Wednesday, some Leafs fans were cheering every Sabres goal and vice-versa. That may not sit well with some people, but don't blame those fans for the Bizarro World cheers. They recognize that, under the NHL's current system, tanking is the safest route to an eventual return to Stanley Cup contention. More

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