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07-01-2008, 08:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Wario Lemieux View Post
The question is, is Cheechoo as successful playing along side Gomez as he was with Thornton? Two great puck dishers, no doubt, but two very different styles at pivot. I'm not sure on this one.
It seems Cheechoo has/had more success finding the back of the net when Thornton first came to SJ, as Big Joe was adjusting to the Sharks style of play. A lot more transitional hockey, end-to-end type stuff while scoring on the rush. That's Gomez's style in a nutshell really.

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