I'd just rather the whole thing be kept private and not broadcasted out there for all the world to see. Hockey has managed to keep a pretty clean nose when compared to Football and Basketball players. God, being of the old school, I'd rather see the kids be able to just keep admiring and looking up to their sports hero.
Pronger and Ovechkin.
It's not so hard to believe. Not passing judgement but these guys rough their bodies up. Anyone who has played the game, even beer league, knows that if you are playing hard, your body feels it. Now add to that travel, tougher opponents and the lure of even more money and one can see why. Again, not passing judgement.
Id say grant Fuhr from about '83-'89... but you guys are talkin 'bout steroids.
Frank Robinson was a great hitter in both leagues, an All-Star, - very mediocre manager / Tommy Lasorda was a minor league pitcher - World Series skipper.
Larry Robinson - HOF player, terrific asistant coach - not much happening as a head coach.
Laraque's quote doesn't surprise me in the least; I'd much rather have Bylsma as a coach than Gretzky any day of the week.
Chris Simon had to be on them roids.