This Day In Hockey History (8/30)
WRITTEN BY CHRIS WASSEL | 30 AUGUST 2011
Sorry we were a little late on this today but life is often more important than writing about hockey. That sounds like crazy talk, I know but it is true. Today we have an interesting gem to say the least and people often forget that this guy has been a GM for almost half of his entire life. Talk about your strange but true kind of moment. Here is the video and the gem.
August 30, 1982
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Washington Capitals named David Poile as their new General Manager, replacing Roger Crozier. He was the GM in Washington for 15 years before moving on to Nashville.