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Kim Clackson

Kim Clackson

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

My face is so pretty, you don’t see a scar, which proves I’m the king of the ring by far.

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Deron Quint

Deron Quint

| January 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

They say everyone gets 15 minutes of fame. Deron Quint got only 4 seconds, although it may stand the test of time. As a rookie defenseman in 1995-96, Quint scored just five goals all season for the Winnipeg Jets.

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Larry Hopkins

Larry Hopkins

| December 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

You know your NHL career did not go the way of hockey dreams when you are best known as the mustachioed man mistakenly pictured on another player’s rookie hockey card. That would sum up how hockey history remembers Larry Hopkins, the man pictured as Paul MacLean in the 1982-83 O Pee Chee hockey card set. I guess it can be chalked up to an honest mistake

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Bob Essensa

Bob Essensa

| December 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Robert Earle (Bob) Essensa was drafted 69th overall in the 1983 Entry Draft by the Winnipeg Jets. The Jets knew he was a long term project

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Dave Manson

Dave Manson

| December 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

When a player is affectionately known as “Charlie” Manson, it comes as no surprise he was one of the most feared NHL tough guys of his era. But he could play too, a terrific package of terror and talent. The pride of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, the former hometown Raiders star Dave Manson played in over 1100 NHL games, most notably with the Chicago Blackhawks

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