Siegel: Kadri defining himself as key piece of Leafs core
By Jonas Seigel, TSN.ca
Originally Published: 26 February 2013
TORONTO – It was about 29 degrees on that stinging November day in Cedar Park, Texas. The Marlies were in town to face the Texas Stars at the 6,800 seat Cedar Park Arena with one very notable absence in their lineup. Boasting no goals and a scant three assists after nine games, Nazem Kadri had been scratched.
“I’m not the type of player to cry about it or blame anybody else,” Kadri recalled of the incident late in the 2012 calendar. “I took it upon myself and came out the next game and had the best game of my year so far… Click here to read on