Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Alanah McGinley on 10/18/11 at 04:53 PM ET
From Nicholas J. Cotsonika at Yahoo! Sports:
The key to Jaromir Jagr(notes) might be the key – the key that unlocks the door to the Philadelphia Flyers’ practice facility in Voorhees, N.J. The team has given it to him at his request, so he can go there late at night sometimes – like, 11 o’clock late – to work out and skate on his own.
If they want, his teammates can come, too. Flyers winger Jody Shelley(notes) said they have a standing invitation.
“He calls it the ‘Jagr Hockey School,’ ” said Shelley, who has attended some night classes and makes them sound like a graduate course taught by a famous professor. “It’s just extra work, just extra stuff. He just has input on anyone’s game if they’re open for any ideas. He’s just got a lot of things to tell me and talk about. It would have been nice to meet him 20 years ago.”
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