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Hasek's departure looks eerily familiar

Dominik Hasek's departure shouldn't come as a shock because he's displayed similar strangeness in the past.

Updated: February 11, 2004, 4:28 PM ET
By Jim Kelley | ESPN.com

Detroit Red Wings legend and captain Steve Yzerman described Dominik Hasek's departure from the team Tuesday as "strange."

We'll second that and add the word "eerie." If there's anything we've come to expect from now ex-Red Wing goaltender Dominik Hasek, it's that he's different from most any player we've ever dealt with and that he does things in a strange way.

The eerie part of it is that we've seen this before. Many times before.

Flash back to the 1996 playoffs between the ...

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