McElhinney enjoying second chance
Nothing suggested things were about to go awry for Curtis McElhinney.
In fact, the netminder played the night before against the Springfield Falcons, just to add a wry twist to the proceedings. But there he was, guarding the Portland Pirates' net, moving this way and that when suddenly Ow.
That's not good, he thought.
"I knew right away something wasn't right," he said. "I was, 'Oh, there goes the abdominals.'"
Doctors were candid. They wouldn't know what McElhinney's ...
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