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BLOG: The one question that McDavid can’t escape

by Chris Wescott / Edmonton Oilers

Connor McDavid, the top prospect in the 2015 NHL Draft, spends a lot of time talking to the media. He’s asked a lot of questions, some that get repetitive. There is one question above all others he can’t escape.

“The question I probably hate the most is ‘how do you deal with the pressure?’ I think I’ve heard that question over 100 times, probably more than that this year,” said McDavid. “I don’t know. It’s just a question that is a little bit difficult to answer. It’s something everyone wants to know I guess.”

So how does McDavid answer that question now?

“I’ve been dealing with (the pressure) for a while now and I’m pretty used to it,” he said.

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