If gainey absolutelly wants a center, what are options B through E on UFA list?
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06-27-2008, 02:46 PM
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His mean streak burns you more than it helps you with Holik, from games I have watched he has taken some really untimely penalty’s. Also his skating is bad and in the NEW NHL I don't believe he is what the Canadiens are looking for, as a fast team a slow player especially a centre can really slow down a teams momentum.
Indeed. Bonk had a penchant for slowing the play down by passing the puck back to the D whenever he didn't see a lane moving forward; this slowed the play down even more than his below average skating, and this made him undesirable. Same deal for Johnson, even though his skating was above average.
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