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01-24-2014, 02:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Sanf View Post
I think that there might be mistake regarding Al Rollins in Legends of hockey page. Page says that he was loaned to Rangers by Blackhawks (via Winnipeg). Actually he was likely a free from Chicago after 58-59. Winnipeg Warriors bought him then.

That would make more sense considering Chicago had done everything they could to crush his career prior to then. A change of heart seems unlikely.

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It doesn´t really change much. There seem to be lot of interest for Rollins even at the end of his career.
It reinforces that Rollins was very much a viable goalie in a 6-team NHL, despite the way his career turned out at the hands of team managers.

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