Monday, September 21, 2009

The Curious Case of Theoren Fleury

Who'd have thought this was even possible? It's one thing to miss a year due to injury and come back and perform at a high level. It's completely unheard of to come back from a 5+ year absence from the league, at 41 years old, and come back and perform.

Last night he had a goal and an assist, thumping the minor leaguers that make up the Florida Panthers.

Now the question is, is this a feel good story? Or is this just another ill-fated attempt to cling to what was once?

I'm just curious the feelings of the hockey populace, we all know I really wanted him to come back, of course, in a facetious and jocular (demeaning?) manner. Do you want to see Theo suiting up alongside Langkow and Glencross this season?

3 comments:

Jeffrey said...

happy he can produce against AHLers still... but lets wait and see if he can put one past JOSE THEODORE!!!!!

Vance said...

You already said he can put em up against AHL'ers...

HEYYYYOOOOOOOOOOOO

Anonymous said...

I think you did it so he could be reinstated then retire clean without being under suspension.

 
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