From The Archives: An Unlikely Bond

Mario Ferraro

From The Archives: An Unlikely Bond

This From The Archives story appeared in the November/December 2019 edition of Sharks Magazine. 

By Ross McKeon

The game is played around the globe, and players come from every corner of the world. Yet one is often reminded how small the hockey community can be at times.

The triangular relationship between a Norris Trophy defenseman from Sweden, a former NHL assistant excelling in the college coaching ranks and a trending rookie who makes the Energizer Bunny look like he’s lost a step provide just that kind of example.

Erik Karlsson, Greg Carvel and Mario Ferraro share an unlikely bond.

The Sharks are the beneficiary.

And Ferraro can only thank his lucky stars.


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