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11-02-2012, 03:43 PM
Iain Fyffe
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Originally Posted by Killion View Post
As for the offer of a "sticky"; I didnt watch NHL hockey prior to about 1961-62, so Im not about to voice strong opinions and "absolutes" about anyone who played previously, but I will listen keenly to & respect the opinions of my elders who were around & did witness their exploits, a courtesy you Sir might wish to extend to myself and others posting here on the History of Hockey Board. Makes for a more inclusive & enjoyable experience for one & all.
And given that it's a history board, presumably respect should also be accorded to those people who have studied the history of the game, studied the players who (for instance) no living person saw play.

History is not just about what you personally remember, or what others tell you they remember.

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