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by Paul on 06/30/06 at 09:02 AM ET
Nice to see the cheerleaders are out for Gary Roberts and his return to Toronto. Is there a team in sport that loves to bring back players more than the Leafs? From Punch Imlach to Carl Brewer to Wendel Clark to Doug Gilmour to Drake Berehowsky, a former Leaf is always coming back. Of course, it never seems to dissuade the management team at the time that it never pays off. To bad they can't bring back the draft pick that New Jersey used to draft Scott Niedermayer. Or the one used to draft Roberto Luongo. All bringing back Roberts will do is take away ice time from young players like Alex Steen. Moreover, it erases the chance to develop a fresh, new dressing room atmosphere currently available with Pat Quinn gone and veterans like Ed Belfour and others on their way out.more hockey talks scattered through Damien's latest post...
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