“We want great hockey players and great people,” explained Clark. “I think we have been able to change the culture of the type of person that we bring in. This is a special place to play, so they should be that special kind of person. I think we’ve kept that philosophy with our draft picks, character and leadership are things we look for, and maybe we’ll take a guy who’s stronger in that department than a guy who might have a bit more skill but far less character.”
...in Gordie we trust.