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Theo Fleury's Comeback

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Born in Oxbow, Saskatchewan, Canada, the speedy Fleury had to develop a fiery, oversized game in order to prove that, at 5-6, he wasn't too small to play in the NHL. He starred as a teenager for the Moose Jaw Warriors of the WHL and, with Team Canada at the 1987 World Junior Championships, played a role in a 20-minute brawl known as the "Punch-up at Piestany" that got his team and the Soviet Union disqualified.
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