Lindros ultimately not one of the NHL's "it" players
Early last season, I sat down for a chat with Eric Lindros and then wrote a column saying I not only hoped he would be rejuvenated with the Stars, but that I thought he would be.
He wasn't. Not even close.
I should have saved the e-mails, not all of which cited or came from Sault Ste. Marie and Quebec, the places he spurned. Frankly, the level of venom in many of them surprised me.
At the time, I thought Lindros had grown up, and it's not ignoring history to ...
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