Among the posters Boston Bruins center Tyler Seguin hung up on the wall of his bedroom as a kid were two of Red Wings superstar center Steve Yzerman.
Now, Yzerman is the general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, against whom Seguin has scored three goals and three assists in three games during the Eastern Conference finals.
"I had a couple of signed things of his that I bought, too,'' said Seguin, 19, who chose jersey No. 19, in part, because Yzerman wore the number throughout his career with Detroit. "He was the guy I emulated.
Bruins' Seguin wears No. 19 to honor Yzerman
Tampa Tribune | May 20