February 20, 2015

You Don't Know Jacques: Jacques Lemaire

"I was appreciated by people who liked my style. And I was hated by other people. A group of persons go to the games to see (Guy) Lafleur and (Wayne) Gretzky. There’s another group that go to see (Chris) Nilan fight. And there are other people who go to study the game, to see who’s doing his job and who isn’t. I like to think those people appreciated me…

"I liked being second or third violin. As long as the team was doing great, that was my main purpose. I was happy. Satisfied."

Here's the full Jacques Lemaire biography

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