Dan McGrath of Chicago News Cooperative is one the finest prose craftsmen in the business. He is the master of the declarative sentence.
"Bobby Hull is 71, and that’s a sobering realization for those of us who remember him as the forever-young Golden Jet of the Chicago Blackhawks."
Bobby Hull is the Captain of the Ice and metaphorical soul of the Chicago Blackhawks.
He can spin a metaphor as well as shoot a black biscuit. Here Hull gives rival and teammate Bob Pulford a slap-shot concerning his management acumen.
“Bob Pulford couldn’t lead a dog out of a thunderstorm with a T-bone steak,” Hull said.
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