More to Nash than goals? Hitch trying to find out
CHICAGO -- It's not quite Frankenstein's laboratory. But in the absence of the sparks and B-grade equipment, Columbus Blue Jackets coach Ken Hitchcock is attempting the NHL equivalent of a grainy sci-fi movie experiment -- transforming one-dimensional scoring stud Rick Nash into a monster player.
Cue the thunder and angry, pitch-fork-carrying townsfolk.
"He's playing me in different situations that I've never been in before," Nash told ESPN.com this week.
"You'd never ...
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