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10-26-2010, 01:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Jester View Post
Lindros in his prime was FAR more of a force than Pronger was last year. Not only did he light it up on the scoreboard, but he was also literally beating the living crap out of the other team (Pronger is not that type of physical force anymore).
Hence why other teams went after his (Lindros') knees. I still hate Ulf Samuelsson, Michel Petit, and Igor Ulanov for that crap. And Kasparaitis and Stevens for going after his head.

Were Lindros born 10 years later, he'd have the league protecting him and would be putting together astronomical numbers post-lockout. They sure as heck weren't worried about player protection so much a decade ago.

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