Fifteen years ago November 8, 1998 to be exact, this was the lead paragraph in my Friday column.
“I have a question for Colie Campbell, the NHL’s new Minister of Law & Order, who looked at video of Philadelphia’s Eric Lindros nailing Ottawa’s Andreas Dackell to the wall like he was hanging a picture. Campbell ruled nothing happened. I’d like to know how he could have come to that conclusion? The Senator forward suffered a 25 to 32 stitch cut, plus his helmet required re-boring and having the A-frame straightened. I kind’a think that’s what caused Dackell’s concussion.” Read more