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04-03-2013, 06:45 PM
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Et le But
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Originally Posted by WhiskeySeven View Post
I still hate that we have the smurf-aura. Growing up I idolized these larger-than-life heros, Joe Sakic, Lemieux, Carbonneau (shut up, I loved him)... They were all huge and awesome at everything. Today our captain is a 5'7" mercenary who can't shoot without giving the panel replacement guys a jitter.
Carbo was under 6', if he was playing today this board would call him a smurf and propose trading him for Boyle.

I say this as someone who is 6'3" and loves making fun of short people, the height insecurity among Habs fans is embarassing. This isn't basketball.

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