Future Considerations

Grimaldi using faith, drive to power NHL dream
November 23, 2010, 6:42 pm
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From Dan Stewart:

Most promising NHL prospects have certain characteristics in common with each other to aid in their bids to make their dream of playing pro hockey a reality.

Some have athletic genes passed down from a parent or other family member, some have impressive physical size to build upon, many have local trainers and hockey programs at their finger tips from a very early age in and most potential NHL prospects come from a demographic where hockey is a way of life.

For 2011 NHL Entry Draft hopeful Rocco Grimaldi, these blessings were not available to him like they were to so many of his current teammates with the United States Development Program in Ann Arbor, MI. Continue reading