Q&A with Markus Naslund

Updated: January 5, 2006, 3:00 PM ET
By David Amber | Special to ESPN.com

Benched by Iron Mike Keenan, tutored by the Moose and starstruck by Super Mario, Markus Naslund has seen a lot since being drafted into the NHL 15 years ago.

Twice falling just short of a league scoring title, the 32-year-old Canucks winger has been on the cusp of superstardom.

In this edition of Facing Off, the Swedish sensation discusses what might have saved his NHL career, why Todd Bertuzzi is misunderstood and what it was like growing up in the same town as Peter Forsberg.

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