'In December 2004, at a time the league and its players couldn't be farther apart, Shanahan had the credibility to pull the right people together and form a 26-member hockey incubator for what is now known as the Shanahan Summit. He paid for the brainstorming weekend in Toronto out of his own pocket.'
Shanahan a liberator for league
December 1, 2006 Submitted by
Via: Buffalo News