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06-09-2008, 04:44 PM
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Trxjw
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Originally Posted by mattyd99 View Post
Only the best back-checker on the team and for your comment with him along the boards, you might want to watch some video tape over the last 3 years and then tell me Straka can't win battles along the boards. A huge thing with cycling is winning battles along the boards. It's not coincidence that Jagr, being a player who loves to cycle, loves to have Straka on his line. And oh yeah he's one of the best PK'ers on this team with a team that is stacked with him.
Straka's stellar back-checking lead to that interference call against Crysby in game 1 of the 2nd round this year. Dive or not, you just don't put yourself in a position like that.

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