“They all think it's fun and games, and that other problems in life don't exist. Which is not true, sometimes they are amplified.”
“You start to think. And as a goalie the worst thing you can do is think”
It barely seems fair that the Edmonton Oilers squad from the 1980's, with names like Gretzky, Kurri and Messier, would also have a hall of fame goaltender.
But they did.
Grant Fuhr. He had some legendary battles with the Flyers.
He also battled addiction. And overcame it. He's an inspiration and a gentle reminder that heroes have struggles too.
Grant Fuhr. NHL legend. Get to know him.
I'm your host Zak Kindrachuk
My dad used to play hockey.