5 Things Blues Fans Need to Know About Ryan Miller
2. He doesn't mind a little trash talk.
When Sabres defenseman John Scott called Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf a "princess" for getting angry about a bodycheck he endured during a game last November, Miller showed his support by favoriting this tweet.
After getting run over by the burly winger during a 2011 game in Boston, Miller told the Buffalo News what he thought:
"I'm not really going to get into that," Miller said in TD Garden. "I just stuck around because I wanted to say what a piece of shit I think Lucic is. Fifty pounds on me, and he runs me like that? It's unbelievable. Everyone in this city see him as a big, tough, solid player. I respected him for how hard he plays. That was gutless. Gutless. Piece of shit."
Here's what made Miller so mad:
1. The man really likes beanies.
In the 12 years in Buffalo has anyone seen Ryan Miller not wearing a sketchy black beanie?— Justin Banker (@JustinTBanker) March 1, 2014
And he apparently wants to carry on the beanie tradition here in St. Louis...
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