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"Luc Robitaille is a great kid and a good player but ask anybody on the street and they'd probably think Luc Robitaille is a type of salad-dressing."

--Bruce McNall-

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"I realized from day one the way I played I'd never be a Gretzky or Lemieux, well, a Mario I mean. I was never going to be a player to get standing ovations in a visitors building."

--Claude Lemieux-

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"Women are like cell phones. They like to be held and talked to, but push the wrong button, and you'll be disconnected." ---Unknown

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On Bobby Orr:

"What was so special about him?

Everything.

Just that he was skating rings around everyone else."

--Wren Blair-

Bruins scout who discovered Orr at age 12

at a tournament in Gananoque, Ontario

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"When I look back at Minnesota it was all good, really. It was all good.

I enjoyed my time there."

--Willi Plett- Former Minnesota North Star

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Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn't have said. ~Author Unknown

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On Bobby Orr's famous Stanley Cup winning goal against St. Louis May 10, 1970:

"I knew it was over when the puck left his stick. You can't stop a laser beam."

--Craig MacInnis-

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"When Dominik Hasek goes back to his country, there will be about 50 goalies who will finally get the chance to win the Vezina trophy."

--Olag Kolzig-

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On Tie Domi breaking the Leaf's -- And Williams -- record for career penalty minutes:

"I'm glad it's him and not some other puke."

--Tiger Williams-

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On Bobby Orr:

"We hated to check him. We respect him so much that we don't want to do anything to damage those knees."

--Richard Mulhern- Former Atlanta Flames defenseman

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On Bobby Orr:

"We hated to check him. We respect him so much that we don't want to do anything to damage those knees."

--Richard Mulhern- Former Atlanta Flames defenseman

but alas................. :(

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"We old folks have to find our cushions and pillows in our tankards. Strong beer is the milk of the old."

-Martin Luther

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On Daniel Briere diving after being hooked:

"It was a nose dive, a swan dive, a double gainer. I'm surprised he didn't flip backwards in the air while he was doing it."

--Mike Keenan-

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A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good enough to be given a square deal afterwards.

Theodore Roosevelt

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"Any goalie will tell you they hate backhands because they really don't know where the hell the puck is going."

--Phil Esposito-

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