Homer gives all his attention to Bart because he is the star of his hockey team, which makes Lisa jealous. But when a rival team discovers that she is an excellent goalie, Bart suddenly has a rival for Homer's attention.
Did You Know?
Krusty's failed attempt at singing the national anthem is a reference to Roseanne Barr
's infamous rendition of the song on July 25, 1990 before a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds at Jack Murphy Stadium. Unable to hear herself over the PA system, Barr claimed that she had to sing very loudly, making her performance screechy, and offending many viewers, including then-President, George Bush
, who declared it "disgraceful". See more
In the scene where Bart's ice hockey team wins and Chief Wiggum informs the team they won't be going for pizza, Homer hands Bart his turtle and in the next shot, the turtle visibly disappears from Bart's hand. In addition, Bart picks up the turtle by its shell, but it appears standing in it. See more
Attention, students, this is Principal Skinner, your principal, with a message from the principal's office. Report immediately for an assembly in the Butthead Memorial Auditorium.
Damn it, I wish we hadn't let the students name that one.
References The Mighty Ducks
The Star-Spangled Banner
by John Stafford Smith
and Francis Scott Key
Performed by Dan Castellaneta See more