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Winnipeg Jets Center Mark Scheifele Reflects on His Younger Years

By SportsEngine, 03/19/19, 4:45PM CDT


Mark Scheifele reflects on his younger years - talking about his older brother and dad influence on him growing up. He also gives advice to youth hockey parents emphasizing not to push their kids too hard and allowing them to play every sport they want to. 

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