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Thursday, February 17, 2011

Butch Goring; "The Seed"

A couple of people asked me about the nickname Denis ("Bear") Potvin used for Butch Goring on Tuesday night.

This story, from the archives of the LA Times explains: 

articles.latimes.com/1985-10-22/sports/sp-12424_1



Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since 1982. Visit my blog: forever1940.blogspot.com and follow me on
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