Read SHOE’s Story on Tom Poti’s Big Night

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Photo credit: Tim Stough / Sweetest Hockey on Earth

A year ago Caps defenseman Tom Poti was considered washed up. After a pestering groin injury and a broken pelvis, which apparently is an actual thing that can happen to a person, his future as a pro hockey player was dubious at best. Fast-forward to January 2013. Tom Poti has recovered. He passed his physical in DC and got sent to Hershey on a conditioning stint. Poti proved himself capable on Sunday night, scoring a power play goal in 5-0 rout over the Whalers.

Kyle Mace at our sister site, Sweetest Hockey on Earth, has the full story on Poti’s big night in Pennsylvania. Read it and then tell me you’re not rooting for the guy to come back to the Caps and do great things.

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VKUSVPIEKKEORSLOKFAFPLC47Q dragon13

    I was there and can tell you ,first hand, that Tom skated easily, with smooth strength. There was no evident strain or fatigue. He hasn’t lost a thing! The 5-0 rout of the Whale was icing on the cake!