OTTAWA, Ontario -- At the end, when they told Paul MacLean he couldn't play hockey anymore and that he would have to do something else, he had played in 719 NHL games and scored 324 goals and collected 673 points.
More than a respectable NHL career by any standards.
But when it was over, MacLean felt that no one had ever really asked him to do anything more than just put the puck in the net. He wasn't complaining, but at the same time, when he decided that he was going ...
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