As much as boys compete, brothers would far rather fight together.
I’m the oldest of three sons. All of us played hockey but never together. In fact the hardest I’ve ever been hit was by my brother. He caught me crossing centre ice with my head down. Let’s just say he won that round; I had to be helped to the dressing room.
He brags about it to this day.
If this hockey off-season could be recounted in a single phrase, ‘oh brother’ would likely do the trick. Jordan Staal joins brother Eric ...