Quotes


Hockey Quotes

“You can’t get big in hockey. You need to be pliable… they’ve even taken fighting out of the game, so there’s no more of those big huge guys who just fight.”

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“You only reach the hockey goals you aim at. Therefore, you might as well aim at reaching your ultimate hockey goals.”

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“We’re not only hockey players. A lot of guys have families and girlfriends. You can’t just think about hockey 24-7.”

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“It’s been a good hockey life for me anyway.”

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“If I can be half the hockey player that Bobby Orr was, I’ll be happy.”

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“I play hockey in a pickup league. I grew up playing, so it’s nice to get on the ice whenever I can.”

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“I knew nothing about hockey when I came to Chicago and then became the biggest fan – went to every playoff game.”

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“I played hockey in North Dakota growing up and watch a lot of that.”

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“He’s a gritty hockey player, he’s got good vision, he’s an intelligent player.”

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“I’m probably the only guy in hockey who can win a scoring title and everybody is saying I had a bad year. I don’t worry about it.”

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“I think the thing you always got to keep in mind, you know, hockey is a game of one-on-one battles.”

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“Hockey is our big sport, and if you fight in hockey you get five minutes for it, that’s it. So in Canada, everyone is fighting.”

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“The great thing about hockey players is that they are able to separate the on-ice from the off-ice and not let the latter distract them.”

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“I used to play hockey when I was growing up. Everyone sort of learns how to skate and play hockey at an early age.”

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“Hockey is an amazing sport and it has definitely had a positive impact on my life. But my dad always said school comes first, and if I didn’t do well in school I didn’t get to play hockey.”

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“I love my hockey, but if you can do that and go home and just be a dad and husband, then you have the best of both worlds.”

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“Hockey is like a religion in Montreal. You’re either a saint or a sinner; there’s no in-between.”

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“One of the great rules of hockey is: On the Stanley Cup, all germs are healthy.”

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“In a weird way, [hockey] is like church and therapy and exercise all rolled up into one.”

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“I feel honored and privileged to have represented the USA program over the past 16 years. USA Hockey will always be a part of me and I will cherish the experiences and memories with this team.”