Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Wheeler a Bruin on July 1
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06-16-2008, 06:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Vic Rattlehead View Post
True, he has a better shot on the Coyotes, but the B's are a team that's on the rise. He'll compete with Sobotka, Nokelainen, and Soderberg for roster spots, but he won't have as much pressure as he would in Phoenix, where he would be counted on for offense.

I'm just happy the B's finally have a pool of young talent: Bergeron, Kessel, Krejci, Stuart, Rask, Sobotka, Lucic Nokelainen, Wheeler, Soderberg, and Lashoff.
Yeah. The Bruins are CLEARLY the better offensive juggernaut. Thats why they scored 212 goals this year and Phoenix scored 214.

Lets just take a look at the irony of the statement that the Wheeler wouldnt be counted on offensively as much as he would be in Phoenix

Bruins #1 - 78 points, Yotes #1 - 78 points
Bruins #2 - 56 points, Yotes #2 - 56 points
Bruins #3 - 51 points, Yotes #3 - 54 points
Bruins #4 -39 points, Yotes #4 - 51 points
Bruins #5 - 37 points, Yotes #5 - 46 points
Bruins #6 - 33 points, Yotes #6 - 35 points

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