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"The Skinny" By Eric Hornick Game 82 Isles 4, Detroit 3 (OT)         John Tavares scored his franchise-record 11th ...

Friday, October 28, 2011

Damien Cox on #islesTavares

Fairly lengthy piece in the Toronto Star

http://www.thestar.com/article/1077385--cox-maturing-tavares-learning-hard-lessons-on-island

A snippet:
"I just think I was happy here," he said. "I saw the way (GM) Garth (Snow) and ownership has wanted to change the culture here. I see it every day and I'm a part of it. I want to be part of turning things around. There was no reason for me not to want to re-sign. Once we started talking, they were close right away.
"I was more than happy to be an Islander.""
 
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick

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