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Silver Seven Jan 15, 2016

Playoffs, Punching and Passion: Matt Carkner's Unforgettable Influence in Ottawa

Matt Carkner will be forever famous for his large contributions in multiple playoff series, but his legacy in the nation's capital was solidified by becoming an extremely important member of the community that he so badly wanted to give back to. A player’s contributions to his team and to the community are two vastly different things. On the ice, no goal goes unnoticed; no giveaways are swept under the rug. Fans, columnists and broadcasters analyze every play, and if you missed the game last night, it’s not at all difficult to get filled in on the studs and duds. Outside of the rink,...

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