The Mag: Evander Kane is NEXT
The Thrashers winger is ESPN The Magazine's next big thing in the NHL
In the moments after Evander Kane knocked out Penguins provocateur Matt Cooke last spring, one thing was readily apparent to anyone watching: The kid was a hockey player. Prior to that, all anyone knew was that he could play hockey. Drafted No. 4 overall by the Thrashers in 2009, Kane scored 14 goals in 66 games as an 18-year-old rookie. But he unleashed his biggest shot in the final game of the season, when Atlanta hosted Pittsburgh on April 10. After Kane dared to lay a stiff check ...
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ESPN The Magazine: January 10, 2011
Check out ESPN The Magazine's January 10, 2011 issue -- NEXT -- below.