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11-30-2012, 10:30 AM
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Originally Posted by 85highlander View Post
nice read, thanks for posting. I do love hearing the way old timers talk about players in their era - pretty fascinating.

I only saw Orr past his prime, hobbling through Chicago. Watching some classic games though, I can completely understand why he's #1 on a lot of lists.

But having seen 99 his whole career, it's really hard to understand FOUR other players in that discussion. I never saw a player so much better than his peers, at every level, from when he was 16 years old playing international hockey, up until the Suter hit.

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