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The Maven Meets The ‘Rocket’

from Stan Fischler of MSG Network,
When I first began following hockey as a kid, “The Rocket” Richard was beginning to emerge as the game’s most prolific goal-scorer. In 1945, the year of my Bar Mitzvah, Richard scored 50 goals in 50 games, a record that has never been matched. Being a Toronto Maple Leafs fan, I naturally regarded Richardian feats with fear and awe, but my admiration for the man never ceased, and as I grew older and began writing about hockey, I zeroed in on the Rocket whenever I could.
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Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

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