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08-16-2009, 08:38 PM
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The odds are stacked against them as the game comes easy to the talented. Its the guys that actually have to work hard that make great front office guys.
this, This, THIS!!!

It's the reason (imo) that Gretzky is not a good coach, or why Messier will not be a good GM...they were just on such a different level in terms of skill that they can't evaluate players for what they truly are.

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