Blog: Sporting marriage proposal goes wrong

IT probably seemed like a good idea at the time. An ice hockey fan takes his girlfriend to a game at a famous old arena and uses the giant screen hanging above the ice to pop the question - then sits back and waits for an emotional response in the positive.

IT probably seemed like a good idea at the time. An ice hockey fan takes his girlfriend to a game at a famous old arena and uses the giant screen hanging above the ice to pop the question - then sits back and waits for an emotional response in the positive. Or not.

- To read more, watch the videos and have your say, follow the link to Mark Heath's blog, Playing the Links.


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