Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 08/23/11 at 07:06 PM ET
from the Sporting News,
But like most players of his ilk, Cooke is different off the ice—he is generous, gregarious and has a charity in Vancouver. He was in Altoona, Pa., on Monday to shoot a ceremonial first puck at a minor-league baseball game when The Altoona Mirror caught up with him.
Lemieux is the Penguins’ president, a member Hockey Hall of Fame and Steel City immortal. So Cooke had better live up to his word – and he says he will.
“It’s a mentality, it’s how I’m going to approach the game,’’ Cooke told The Mirror. “And the team has worked hard in supporting me to accomplish these minor tweaks in my game.’‘
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