September 01, 2009

Best of GHL: Who's Better? Forsberg or Lindros?

My "Who's Better?" series has been very well received, but never more so than when I looked back on the careers of Peter Forsberg and Eric Lindros. Here's a taste:

It is funny how history is recorded sometimes.

Take the careers of Eric Lindros and Peter Forsberg. The two were similar players and their fates were forever intertwined even before either player made it to the NHL.

While Lindros will go down in the minds of many as a great disappointment highlighted by enduring controversies and unfulfilled expectations, Forsberg will go down as one of hockey's greatest warriors.

That's quite a difference in legacy considering the two had remarkably similar careers. | Full Story |

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1 comment:

Hogie said...

Link to the original article doesn't work.