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Pucktales: Everyone into the pool

Apr 29, 2010, 7:44 PM EDT

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When you live the life as a player with a questionable reputation or whether you’ve developed one in the playoffs, like Maxim Lapierre of the Montreal Canadiens has, the art of diving and embellishing is truly something to behold.

A handful of players have rightfully (or wrongfully) been slapped with the label of “diver” at times in their career: Patrick Kaleta, Sean Avery, Derek Roy and even Sidney Crosby have gotten dinged with the dirty description.

What does it really take to be a diver? Dedication… And a little bit of time at the pool.

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Art by: Deven “Gray” Hoover from CouchTarts

Story by: Joe Yerdon

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