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Mark Bavis & Ace Bailey get their day with the Stanley Cup


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#1 Jedi

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Posted 15 October 2012 - 12:13 PM

Very classy & touching thing to do.

http://sports.yahoo....30986--nhl.html

Mark Bavis and Garnet "Ace" Bailey were scouts for the Los Angeles Kings. They died on September 11, 2001, when their flight, United Flight 175, crashed into the South Tower of the World Trade Center.

But, as the photo below illustrates, while they may have lost their lives, they didn't lose their day with the Cup. The Stanley Cup, alongside the families of Bavis and Bailey, visited the 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero in New York Sunday.

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"And the best, I must confess, I have saved for the last, for the ruler of this Christmas land,

is a fearsome king with a deep mighty voice, least, that's what I've come to understand.

And I've also heard it told, that he's something to behold, like a lobster, huge and red!

When he sets out to slay with his rain gear on, carting bulging sacks with his big great arms, that is so I've heard it said.

And on a dark cold night, under full moon light, he flies into a fog like a vulture in the sky!

And they call him Sandy Claws!


#2 BottleOfSmoke

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Posted 15 October 2012 - 12:37 PM

Wow...very awesome of the team to allow the men's families to have their day.

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Just look at how he hangs his sunglasses from his banana hammock in that last pic.  This guyf****** rules. --kipwinger


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Posted 15 October 2012 - 01:03 PM

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