Rules: Original artwork only, and we'll publish many but not all of the entries. The Yahoo! Sports rules of profanity and PG-13 content apply. We're looking for originality, creativity, wit and whatever puts our beloved commissioner in the most valiant light. Deadline for submissions is Friday, August 1 at noon EDT. E-mail contest entries (.jpegs preferred) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
My partner Greg Wyshynski and myself will be the judges. What can you win?
• An adult small Versus hockey jersey with "Versus 08" on the back, plus a special Stanley Cup playoffs poster.
• A spiffy Versus hat and a 2008 Stanley Cup commemorative puck.
• From the Puck Daddy prize closet: Monopoly, MY NHL edition.
Yes, exciting I know!
Now, I can't win obviously, but I figured I'd make one with my WONDERFUL Photoshopping abilities. (I know, yikes!).
Here's Commissioner Bettman in his cameo role in the movie Gladiator: