Thread: News Article: Chris Drury quote
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02-24-2009, 09:18 AM
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Originally Posted by SML View Post
Before we get all indignant, could we step back and remember that the man we call "the captain" around here, Mark Messier, not only did the same thing but did it twice... Once to Roger Nielson and again to Tom Renney in Vancouver? It may be a crappy thing to do, but there is a chance that the team is right about this. We never see all the info the way the players do. Professionals do not just quit on a coach with no reason.
Excellent, excellent point SML. I really don't understand people using Drury as the whipping boy here. He has certainly been disappointing this season, but he's far from the real problem. I'm clearly in the minority here, but I still believe that Drury is the right guy to wear the C.

I really don't see what he said in that article that was so bad. The team did need a shakeup. They do need to try a different system. Is there anyone here who would deny that?

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