View Single Post
01-22-2013, 01:16 PM
Mystic MacK
Mystic MacK's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2003
Country: United States
Posts: 26,592
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by Foppa2118 View Post
Out of curiosity, does anyone know the exact quote? I never read it. I knew there were rumors he was really upset with the timing because of Deader's kids still being in the hospital born premature, but all he said publicly was things like this.
Actually I just found this old blog from Dater. Not sure if it's worded the same as the book, but it's slightly different than vowing never to play again. More like a strong emotional initial reaction of not wanting to re-sign when his contract was up, but who knows in what context that was said, and to whom.

If you read my book “Blood Feud”, you’ll come across a passage where, when Deadmarsh was traded to the Kings in 2001, Forsberg was so upset at first he vowed never to sign another contract with the Avs again. Cooler heads prevailed, of course, and he did play longer for the Avs,

Mystic MacK is online now