Found October 05, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
PLAYERS: Thomas Vanek
TEAMS: Buffalo Sabres
You couldn't have written a better Hollywood script. Thomas Vanek's return to his hometown of Graz, Austria will heretofore be known as an event for the ages. Just last week, Vanek was elected to Austria's All-Century team for his contribution to the game of hockey. Vanek told me that he was "humbled and delighted" to be considered amongst the best of the best athletes ever to represent Au...
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