Thread: Value of: Kevin Bieksa
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06-11-2008, 11:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Barney Gumble View Post
Bieksa is also a rare commodity as a defenseman. A middleweight who is a decent fighter, has a mean streak, has a decent shot from the point; and isn't a pylon (not to mention 3 years younger than Cole). Just look at what Orpik will get this off-season (in terms of a contract) and I think Bieksa has better upside.
Bieksa also brings substantial offense to the blueline, as well. He's a more valuable player than Orpik.

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