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    The Post’s Larry Brooks Voted into Hockey Hall of Fame

    https://nypost.com/2018/06/01/the-po...-hall-of-fame/
    Larry Brooks has been called a lot of things by a lot of people over the decades, but soon he’ll be able to call himself a Hall of Famer.

    The longtime hockey scribe at The Post was announced on Friday as this year’s recipient of the Elmer Ferguson Award, bestowed by the Hockey Hall of Fame “in recognition of distinguished members of the newspaper profession whose words have brought honor to journalism and to hockey.”
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    I wonder what John Tortorella and Dan Boyle think of this

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    good for larry.

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    I guess he is good at what he does
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    They should use the Brandi Chastain plaque.
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    Congrats to him. He’ll read this since he lurks here.


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    Best Rangers' beat writer ever. By a country mile. So deserved.


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    How much credit do we get for this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phil in Absentia View Post
    Best Rangers' beat writer ever. By a country mile. So deserved.


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    Wait, it’s June 1st, not April 1st. Da fuck ?
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    Larry Brooks in HOF!

    https://nypost.com/2018/06/01/the-po...-hall-of-fame/

    I happen to like Larry (at least more than I like Dan Boyle). The coverage in the News and Newsday is so plain vanilla and boring in comparison. The coverage here in MN is boring as well. I also note that I have frequently exchanged emails with him about the Emile Francis Rangers who were so dear to both of us, and he loves to talk about that era. He played a big role in the getting the long overdue retirement of #19 done.

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