Rus News Journal

Lindros has decided to leave

One of the best forwards in the history of world hockey, 34 - summer Eric Lindros intends to make a resignation of professional sports in the near future. It is expected that the decision well-known attacking will sound on special a press - conferences in the native London (Canada, a province of Ontario). On it informs SR referring to not named sources. We will remind that the last season of Lindros has spent in Dallas and has received the status beyond all bounds the free agent in the summer. In 760 spent meetings in numbers Philadelphia Toronto Rejndzhers and Stars Eric has thrown 372 washers and has made 493 goal passes. The highest achievements in career of Lindrosa of a steel of a gain in 1995 of a prize to the most valuable player of a season in NHL ( Heart Trofi ) And also a victory from Canadian national team on Olympic Games in Solt - Lejk - City in 2002. But Eric has got the popularity not only thanking these successes, and is faster contrary to them. Throughout all career of the attacking pursued traumas. First of all, brain concussions. However misadventures of the hockey player have begun even long before the first damage. So the winner of a draught - 1991 Lindros has refused to support the club which has chosen it - Quebec Nordiks . And, as have shown the future events, it was the main error in his life. To a rising star of the Canadian hockey have not allowed to decay in the lowest leagues, and a year after historical for it a draught Eric has been exchanged later in Philadelphia . Rigid style of game Highwaymen Together with impressive dimensions of Lindrosa and its susceptibility to traumas have not prevented it in three of the four first seasons in NHL to throw on 40 and more washers, but have actually led to that Eric the invalid became closer to the end of decade. A series of serious concussions and unwillingness of a management Pilots to hold in a command of the eternal patient attacking have led to that in 2001 Lindrosa have exchanged in Rejndzhers . As a matter of fact it became the end beginning. promuchivshis some years in New York, Toronto and, at last, in Dallas, Eric has made reasonable decision to leave from hockey while its brain is still capable to make such decisions...