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Pavel Bure's Number To Be Retired (Post # 31)
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11-10-2012, 03:33 AM
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Breaking down people's impressions of Naslund and Linden as sentimental bias and storytelling, pretending that they both had equal mental toughness is the stupidest thing ever, IMO.
I'm not pretending they're equal. I 'm saying I have no idea what goes on inside players heads, so why I should I pretend that I do? Why do you?
There's anecdotal evidence, sure, but there's enough variables (quality of teams, health, league rules, competition, etc) that clouds any conclusion that I don't feel comfortable with them. When we get virtual reality time machine things where I can scenarios that insert Naslund-in-his-prime into 94 Trevor's situation and vice versa, call me.
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