Graves Number Retired?
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08-15-2006, 05:29 PM
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That's the key. Is "beloved" the criteria to merit retiring a number? It's certainly a valid enough reason, but if you adopt it, you'd best be prepared to retire a handful of numbers that are currently not in the rafters.
And that's where it becomes tricky. What you said right there is why I'd personally say no (though if the Rangers decided to do it I wouldn't be upset).
For those reasons, I think you kind of have to draw the line at what was done on the ice with outside maybe putting a few guys over the top.
But thing in Graves, on the ice, for a variety of reasons really only had one GREAT season and realistically only about two other above average ones.
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