Mr. Simon, we hardly knew you.
Chris Simon is headed to Russia to play for Vityaz Chekhov.
Not exactly the highlight of Doug Risebrough’s career, the late-in-the-day trade deadline move that brought Simon to the Wild was widely criticized. I gave Simon the benefit of the doubt, as he seemed to honestly be happy to be here.
For better or for worse, we never really got to see if he was reformed or not. That’s a hard thing to prove when you’re sitting in the press box…Originally published by DK on May 19, 2008 at 9:30 pm