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09-11-2013, 07:51 AM
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Bobby Rousseau

Originally Posted by Darth Yoda View Post
So you mean that Beliveau had more respect physically than Hull had? I'm not disputing that such a big body as Jean's had impact in a smaller than today league, but here we are discussing him vs. Hull, not him vs. Bobby Rousseau.
Bobby Rousseau was Jean Beliveau's teammate so it is not a vs situation. Beliveau protected the smaller or non-physical players on his team.

Bobby Hull just took care of himself to a limited degree as he did not discourage the pest element like Bryan Watson very well. Such players learned very quickly not to bother Jean Beliveau or his linemates.

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