View Full Version : Captain’s comeback complete

Coach Selly
10-25-2012, 05:40
There are times Jason Jaffray’s hand finds itself to the scar in his throat, to the place where, in a mid-April operation, a surgeon worked to fuse damaged discs in his neck.

“Nothing I worry about. Just a reminder of everything I’ve gone through to get to this point,” said the St. John’s IceCaps’ centre, set to play his first game of the 2012-13 American Hockey League season tonight at Mile One Centre against the Portland Pirates.

It will actually be Jaffray’s first game since late March, when, in a road game against the Admirals in Norfolk, a crunching hit from rugged defenceman Radko Gudas led to the injuries that necessitated the spinal fusion the following month.

Read on (http://www.thetelegram.com/Sports/2012-10-24/article-3106088/Captain%26rsquos-comeback-complete/1)