The same old stuff from Finland. Teemu!
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02-24-2013, 05:51 AM
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Turner Valley, Alta.
I was a kid when Teemu first rolled into town with his brilliant rookie season and every single kid in my class wanted his jersey. Everybody knew his name. Teemu Selanne was like a god.
I still remember when he was traded, and I firmly believe to this day that it was a serious disservice to him. He should have left with the team.
Im not going to lie, I'd be a little disappointed if 2.0 didn't hang 13 from the rafters when he retires, in the original jersey of course.
I know he accomplished alot with the old franchise and he wasn't with the team that long either. I just think that the records and the memories belong to the fans and the people of Winnipeg.
I don't think that there is a single winnipegger out there that does not know his name. Pretty much everybody idolized him.
I personally think that something like that should be done for the guy, just because of how loved he is in this city.
That is...One man's opinion.
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