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A Different Game

from the Columbus Dispatch,

“I’ve seen everything over in Europe,” Norrena said yesterday. “I’ve been able to win in two different countries. Basically, this was a whole new challenge. I knew in August when I showed up what was more or less going to happen.”
He knew he was going to be faced with a different game.
“The way defense is played here is a little different — the way teams collapse on the goalie,” he said. “There are a lot of shots from the points, a lot of traffic. There are a lot of small details to work out. Things happen quickly when you turn over the puck. A lot can happen in five seconds.”

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