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08-12-2008, 10:02 AM
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Originally Posted by toshiro View Post
LOL Bossy wasnt drafted by the Habs because he was considered a defensive liability. Bossy was no defensive player as he couldnt skate fast enough. He was a goal scorer. Pure and simple. Playing with Trottier and Gillies made it easy.
how so?

1984-85

Bossy - 76 GP 58 G 59 A 117 PTS
Trottier - 68 GP 28 G 31 A 59 PTS
Gillies - 54 GP 15 G 17 A 32 PTS

Bossy made players around him better himself. Even Brent Sutter became a 100-point player (102) on a line with Mike Bossy. His 2nd best career total in a season is 68.

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