ESPN scoured its message boards this morning to find its cleverest, boldest, most enlightening comment, and chose this one above all others ...

• "As good as Osgood is, I never expected two shutouts." — ehenry1387

Previous ESPN Featured Comment of the Day, plus a Featured Deadspin Response or two ...

• "Can't stop Bryant. He is the MVP for a reason after all." — Jdzspace

• Can't convict Kobe. His lawyers are high paid for a reason after all. (Throwbot)

• Can't stop the stampede at Lane Bryant. It's a plus size store after all. (Burning River)

• Can't stop for commas or contractions. It's the ESPN featured comment of the day, after all. (Metroville)