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01-01-2009, 06:02 PM
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........... as for why the NHL picked Crosby as a poster boy, aside from obvious skill, and aside from being from North America so obviously an easier sell here, was the thing he gets so much flack from here. He is not a loose canon. As a contrast:

http://www.sportsbybrooks.com/alex-o...ing-fast-21594

Not that there is anything at all wrong with any of those things. They are human and real and just fine. But advertising and leagues would prefer other. To say otherwise is naieve at best.

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