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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - March 20, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Wit club Winnipeg free press March 1990 pages 4556 Mark sports editor april i on can div it was one giant step for Bob Probert by Steve Crowe Knight Ridder newspapers Detroit for the rest of the Detroit red the five Inch drop from the Bench to the Joe Louis Arena ice is a Small but it was a giant leap for right Wing Bob who returned to practise with his teammates yesterday ending an Onice separation from the wings of More than a he rejoined his family said coach Jacques Ive got a ways to go a winded but smiling Probert said after a two hour workout in which he seemed in something less than game its been a and its going to take a while but the Guys have accepted me and i feel comfortable its just a Good feeling being out there with the the path to proberts official return to the wings at least to practice was cleared yesterday the clearance was issued by proberts probation Richard during a meeting with Demers and general manager Jim some reservations Demers said Loosvelt expressed reservations about allowing Probert to skate with the team before but Loosvelt Demers after a phone conversation with the director of proberts Detroit area Halfway Probert has lived at the Halfway House since his 5 release from a Federal prison in where he served 90 Days for bringing Grams of cocaine into the United states on March everything is contingent on a daily Demers he will practise with us and that the Only Way were working with it right now a daily Demers said that nobody can guess when Probert will Start playing in when he does Probert can play Only in the United at least until the Appeal of his order of deportation from the immigration and naturalization service has been the probation department and Halfway House control his daily Demers Hes got to go Back to the Halfway Hes got some demands from them there he has to live up so i seriously cant say when Hes going to because we have to Deal with it tomorrow then the morning after it depends on what Bob Probert does when he leaves see Detroit Page 46 Vincent Damphousse is Hawks guaranteed a second season last nights nil highlights d Denis Savard scored twice and goalie Greg Millen won for the first time in 15 starts As Chicago clinched a playoff berth with a 32 Triumph Over struggling Toron d Joe in Ouwendyk notched a pair of goals Only 15 seconds apart As Calgary continued its assault on first place Overall with a 52 Victory Over Calgary leads the smythe division with 92 nine More than and trails the Boston Bruins by just one Point in the race for the presi dents Story in Riner Corss photo is the Man away out Here in far off of Murdoch is a Nice but his ugly Little secret can be kept in the closet no the truth must come out and the truth is that this season Bob Murdoch has been the Best coach in the National hockey he does not want this to get of no coach with any sense of history the Jack Adams the Bauble nil broadcasters bestow upon the coach they deem Best in is hockey Black coaches who enter it Are Seldom the same some actually who remembers what became of Bobby Kromm red Berenson Orval Tessier Murdoch Doest want any of but Only geography Hal Sigurdson May allow him to the new that As our self proclaimed National newspaper reported the other Day while sort of endorsing goaltender Bob Essensa credits just the sort of statistics you need to be considered for a Rookie award if some of the voters were inclined to consider anyone if a City virtually in the Centre of the continent is now far off then the coaching Job Murdoch has done Here could Well be one even in a season that has produced a lot of remarkable that wont be Mike Milbury has done a terrific Job in the Bruins have two great players Ray Bourque and Cam Neely but not nearly the depth enjoyed by the sabres or Milbury has them first Overall and because he lives in nearby hell be there Are other legitimate Roger Nielson has the new York rangers headed for their first divisional title in 48 years despite a late buffaloes Rick Chicago Mike Keenan and Doug Carpenter of Toronto have also though Given owner the game can never come to this Crossroads again Murdoch the truths out Harold ballads Carpenter has had the obvious advantage of becoming the first Leafs coach in two decades not required to work in an atmosphere resembling a see Murdoch Page 46 by Bill Madden new York daily news if there was anything Good for the fans to come out of the 32day base Ball it is the Hope that this was the last of these gut wrenching work that was certainly the sentiment of All parties after they finally reached their labor agreement Early baseball commissioner Fay Vin cent set the tone when he said there was a lot of damage done and a lot of these people regret this is a very resilient ins Titu but it is severely tested when we keep taking these whacks at each the owners chief Chuck who is expected to move on to a different labor front called his baseball experience unique but took pains to Praise both the players and their Union Donald for conducting the negotiations on a High i would Hope if nothing we can build from this experience a better spirit of cooperation Between the clubs and the Oconnor an important Factor in that regard was the establishment of the Labo management committee to work out any and All disputes during the course of the baseball manages to survive Charleswood 4910 Roblin River Heights 580 Academy River Heights 1685 Corydon fort Rouge 414 Osborne fort Rouge 332 Nassau fort Rouge 743 cordon South Dale 35 Lakewood downtown Winnipeg Square Kildonan 969 Henderson City 2200 Cpl Lillis fort carry 1166 Pembina Richmond 7 Killarney James 1850 Portage vital 491 marys South vital 4 Britannica Tuxedo 2090 Corydon West end 702 Sargent head office 743 Corydon cleaned on time and to your i drapes blankets Fosters raincoats

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