Welp, what can ya do?
Grief counselors available. Please see comments. This thread is to assist each other in moving on and dealing with the "day-after" blues. While this isn't the glory of last season, there are worse positions to be in.
Feel free to stop by Japers' Rink if you're feeling congratulatory.
Trade the blades in for your summer wheels. Hop on a bandwagon or love hockey for hockey. No matter what, October feels a long way off...