Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 09/02/05 at 08:03 AM ET
Fresh off a six-month stint in a California rehab centre, Sheldon Kennedy is ready to make a comeback. Not as a hockey player. As a person. Still haunted by demons born out of a sexually abusive relationship with former junior coach Graham James, the ex-Flames winger had disappeared from public view the last five years battling drug and alcohol problems that spiraled out of control and cost him his marriage. "I went down and dealt with issues," said Kennedy, 36, in his first interview in well over a year. "It was the first time that I actually made the choice to go down to go there on my own and actually want to do it. All the other times, everybody else told me I had to.
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