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Shawn Thornton – I don’t have any (Stanley Cup memories) because I was a Leafs fan and they never go...

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Shawn Thornton – I don’t have any (Stanley Cup memories) because I was a Leafs fan and they never got close. I have a memory of Wayne Gretzky clipping Dougie Gilmour (in 1993) and there was no penalty call and then he scored. That was the one that I remember and it isn’t a great one. Whether it was a penalty or not, I was a young kid and I got caught in the Toronto media trap and I was bitching just like everybody else. I haven’t seen the game since then so I don’t even know it was a penalty or not. I think I went to the Skydome to watch that game with my folks and there was a big crowd there and everybody was up in arms. Obviously I couldn’t get tickets to Maple Leaf Gardens because they cost too much (money).

Shawn Thornton's memory is almost perfect down to going to the SkyDome to watch game seven. It's not the media trap it's the truth. Poor guy got screwed along with the rest of us. Glove tap to Cornelius.
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