John Tavares - Updated & Revised
The pressure to lead a pro sports team from obscurity to respectability has ruined countless young careers. The pressure to fulfill unrealistic expectations has ruined countless more. Which makes the emergence of NHL star John Tavares all the more remarkable. Saddled with an aimless hockey club and ridiculous hype, all John did was live up to his potential and lead his team to the promised land. Oh, and he joined Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin as MVP finalists just for good measure. What lies ahead for John and the New York Islanders is anyone’s guess. But there’s little mystery as to where the team would be without their young leader. This is his story… Click here for the complete JockBio
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