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Photos: Jeff Carter squeezes into jersey from his youth during day with the Cup


Jeff Carter’s day with the Stanley Cup probably produces images that, for some, might be surprising - perhaps even embittering.

(Sorry Philadelphia Flyers fans. Extra apologies, Columbus Blue Jackets fans.)

Still, most should get a chuckle out of the sight of the 27-year-old sniper squeezing into a jersey he used to wear when he was seven. Philip “Keeper of the Cup” Pritchard shares that amusing image:


(You can’t quite sing “Fat Guy in a little coat,” but some of the spirit’s there.)


Here’s one with Carter drinking champagne with his father.


The Royal Half points out the potential symbolism of Carter going on stage with a bad named “Second Chance.”

For a write-up on Carter’s day with the Cup, click here.