Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 05/23/07 at 09:26 AM ET
from Helene Elliott of the LA Times,
Selanne supplied the tears of joy.
Todd Marchant supplied the blood after he was struck on the nose by a high stick in the third period and, in typical hockey-player fashion, returned within minutes.
Every member of the Ducks supplied the sweat, building a 4-1 lead and then scrambling to protect it against the late-surging Red Wings.
All offered without hesitation for the chance to embrace that big silver cup.
“This is a very special moment for me,” said Selanne, who will be 37 in July. “I’m going to enjoy every moment of this.”
He earned that right. So did every one of his teammates.
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