Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 08/10/09 at 11:41 AM ET
from Eric Stepephens at NHL.com,
Deep down in his heart, however, Crawford knew the television booth wasn’t where he belonged.
“I’ve been in the NHL a long time,” the newest coach of the Dallas Stars told NHL.com by phone. “I really missed not being involved with a team. I can remember one night specifically. It was Vancouver against Edmonton and Edmonton had lost 3-0. I watched Craig MacTavish behind the bench and I just thought, I even missed the miserable feeling of losing and knowing the dejection of not getting the job done.
“I looked at him and thought, ‘God, he’s dying a thousand deaths here.’ I wanted that feeling.”
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