Originally posted on Mile High Sports  |  Last updated 5/24/14
Much like the momentous and incredibly improbable achievement that will forever unite them like brothers, the passing of so much time seems all but impossible. Ten years. Ten years since they overcame doubt, injury and even heartbreak. Ten years since they proved all doubters wrong, since they rekindled the glory that was once a birthright of the University of Denver hockey program. Ten years since they claimed the national championship trophy during a whirlwind weekend in Boston, hoisted it on their collective shoulders, and took off on the joyride to end all joyrides through the streets of Denver. In some respects, of course, a decade isn’t really all that much time in the grand scheme of things. And yet it is time enough to witness the inevitable evolution of life. The national champions of 2004 have become coaches, administrators, businessmen. They have become husbands and fathers. One in particular still is plying his trade under the bright lights of the sport’s biggest stage. ...
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