You can’t define yourself by hockey because there’s going to be a wake-up call. Even if you play in the NHL. When your career is done, what are you and who are you? Sooner or later it’s going to be gone.
Category: Up Close and Personal
This summer, I’ll be heading out to Vancouver to attend a big Kassian reunion. I still remember the one I went to near Vegreville Alberta, about twenty years ago. My brothers and I raced around my great-great-grandfather’s old homestead on the Kassian farm, and created absolute havoc.
The Houston Aeros’ 6-foot-4 forward Matt Kassian is undeniably tough, with a reputation as the team’s enforcer and more fighting penalties than any other player. He’s a big guy with a bigger heart, a practicing Christian who brings his faith into the locker room and the community.