14 Total Quotes

Kevin Weekes Quotes

I always identified with how he is — a hard worker, determined, plays hard, practices hard, trains hard. We have a lot in common, and I say that with the utmost respect for him.
Kevin Weekes
#Determined

I knew I had it and then I heard the crowd start yelling. They weren't yelling at me. They were yelling for us. So that's always a good sign.
Kevin Weekes
#Crowd

One thing about coaches and management. They do have freedom of choice.
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#Choice

It's kind of reassuring because win or lose they'll always be there for you. It's certainly an honor and a privilege, knowing what the minor league hockey arenas and the streets have meant to me here.
Kevin Weekes
#Honor

It was just nasty. They certainly feasted on us. If they weren't full after Christmas dinner, they filled up on us.
Kevin Weekes
#Christmas

It's tough. I haven't really ever gone through it. Nothing really replicates games.
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#Games

The guys really tried to pick me up. We have a lot of character guys on this team and they were very vocal. Heck, they were sacrificing their faces to block shots for me tonight.
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#Character

He assumed the responsibility to take care of everybody. To make sure everybody is safe is a big responsibility anywhere. In New York City, that's a big task.
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#Responsibility

Even when he was sick, you still felt a sense of comfort when he was around. It shows you he not only had a physical presence but a reputation, an aura. I had heard he made it a point to be there on Messier night. Even through the pain and suffering, he was still focused on his responsibilities. It shows character and toughness, too.
Kevin Weekes
#Comfort

It's the city where I was born and raised and played in the minor leagues. It's an honor.
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#Honor

He's a great man, a Toronto man. We have the utmost respect for him.
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#Man

I think it's kind of an insult. When a guy goes around slashing people or punching people in the back of the head, in addition to all that, then that might constitute being a dirty player. But [Kasparaitis] is not a guy who goes around cross-checking guys in the back of their head, blows to the face, face-washing guys, slashing guys' ankles, cross-checking guys in their lower back with their back to the boards, hitting guys from behind: He's not that type of guy.
Kevin Weekes
#People

It was long ago from the sense that each game seems such a distant memory. But the actual feeling is it feels like yesterday. It has flown by.
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#Memory

Everybody to a man played hard. Maybe not 100 percent as smart as we're capable of, but certainly hard. We had a great effort and it was just the little things that are biting us.Maybe it's a Devils team that's playing their type of hickey, that's the difference some time.
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#Man