Walk through the main floor of Jill and Stan Mikita's home in the western suburbs and you will see very little evidence that the man who owns it was one of the greatest players the sport of hockey ever has known.
Anyone watch that Derek Sanderson doc on NBCSN? If not, do so, if for nothing other than really excellent old footage. The story is excellent too. Amazing that he lived through the abuse he put himself through.
Ah. Yeah, it always amazes me that guys like that can play through that. Back in the day, I knew plenty of musicians that played through substance abuse issues, and did it brilliantly. I couldn't have a drink (or anything else) before a gig, and maintain the standard I needed to, to stay employed.
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