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10-22-2013, 06:28 PM
Dennis Bonvie
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Originally Posted by Hardyvan123 View Post
With all due respect to the Canadian Press poll, comprised of many who probably saw Morenz play never or only a hand full of games ever, his myth and legend grow due to his unfortunate death.

It's only a recent phenomenon that the sports media or even home teams press has taken a critical or more subjective view on players, in past days the media room was full of free booze and food, "reporters didn't upset the gravy train.
And hard to believe Eddie Shore garnered no votes. Perhaps his sparkling personality had something to do with it?

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