Quote of the Day
“It’s quite unfortunate to have so much anticipation and tremendous pressure that there seems to be on someone 17 years old.”
Coyotes Senior Exec VP/Hockey Operations Cliff Fletcher, on No. 1 overall NHL draft pick Sidney Crosby (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 7/31).
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Of A New Generation
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