Morning Free Association, August 18

Short in stature but full of heart, Nathan Gerbe of the Carolina Hurricanes stands only 5’4″ without skates and had to constantly work to prove he deserved to be in the NHL. Writing about his work ethic and where it comes from in the Player’s Tribune, Gerbe had this to say about playing against the NHL’s current tallest player (and tallest of all-time, for that matter), Bruins Captain Zdeno Chara. Continue reading