He may sometimes feel like a fish out of water, but it’s a sensation that Radek Faksa*has had plenty of experience with. But when that water’s frozen and he’s strapped on the blades, few OHL players look as natural — or at home — on the ice as the Dallas Stars’ Czech Republic-born first rounder.
In fact, now in his third year in the OHL, Faksa explained he’d have a hard time going back.
“I think it’ll be a little harder for me now if I went back to the Euro-style of play,” he said. “It was pretty tough for me the first year and especially those first 15 games.… read more