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Continued: Sister never far from Wild defenseman Blum's thoughts

  • Article by: MICHAEL RUSSO , Star Tribune
  • Last update: March 26, 2014 - 11:22 AM

“My mom’s missing two-thirds of her lung on one side and it was in her heart,” Blum said. “I always want to work hard for both of them. I’ll take a shot to the leg or my legs will be tired, I’ll just think about how my mom went through cancer and beat it. People are in a lot worse situations than I am.

“I get to play a game for a living and people are fighting for their lives.”

 

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