Spokane Chiefs player breaks trophy

Posted by MassYoutubeUploader on Jan. 30, 2010

The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Kitchener Rangers, 4-1, to win the 90th Memorial Cup on Sunday. And then teammates Chris Bruton and Trevor Glass accidently broke the damn thing. Oops: Chris Bruton lifted the trophy over his head twice Sunday and kissed it. Then, as he was about to hand it to teammate Trevor Glass, the cup became separated from its heavy base, which fell to the ice, drawing boos from fans at Memorial Auditorium who already were disappointed that their home team lost. The good news is that it's a replica trophy. The one that has been handed out to the junior hockey champion since 1919 is in the Hockey Hall of Fame. It just kind of crumbled in my hands and I'm sure I'll be all over youtube and I'll get e-mails for the rest of my life over that, but I don't care because we won the cup and that's all that matters, Bruton said. It's just as beautiful and maybe more beautiful that we have that top off and we can drink from the cup a little easier. The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Kitchener Rangers,

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