Thread: Injury Report: Phil Kessel
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04-09-2012, 12:23 PM
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Originally Posted by thebluemachine View Post
A lot of people call him soft but Phil sounds like a trooper to me. He hasn't missed a single game in the last two seasons and even had to battle cancer early on in his career. He's a PPG player and 6th in the world in terms of production, that's a warrior imo.

Well done Phil.
He plays a soft game on the ice in terms of his willingness to go into the nasty areas of the ice or initiate contact, but there's zero chance you can call him soft off the ice.

Dude had cancer and major shoulder surgery and missed a combined total of 24 games

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