In the past six months, Ron Hextall has managed to clear up cap space and roster spots on defense by trading Chris Pronger's contract, Nicklas Grossmann, Braydon Coburn and Kimmo Timonen.
If Philadelphia Flyers fans could ever be happy for a player not wearing orange and black winning a Stanley Cup, it's Kimmo Timonen.
Kimmo Timonen and the Chicago Blackhawks are just over a week removed from finishing off the Tampa Bay Lightning to win the Stanley Cup.
In Ron Hextall's mind, few players who have competed in the NHL deserved a Stanley Cup more than 40-year-old Kimmo Timonen.
When you wait for something to happen for almost two decades and it finally does, sometimes, it just takes a while to sink in.