No quit in Dave Bolland, Blackhawks

Center's triumphant return from concussion should energize team for uphill battle ahead

Updated: April 20, 2011, 1:31 AM ET
By Michael Wilbon | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Dave Bolland is one of the lucky ones, more fortunate certainly than Sidney Crosby, who is still waiting to be medically cleared, hoping at some point to join the Penguins in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Bolland didn't know if he'd be cleared either, and thought seriously about shutting it down for the season nearly six weeks removed from a concussion that sidelined him for the final 14 games of the regular season and the first three games of the playoffs.

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