Thread: OT: Downie Suspended
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11-25-2008, 05:52 PM
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Originally Posted by FreshPrinceOfBriere View Post
We now have Sbisa, though.

It's not that I don't think Carle is a decent defenseman, I just think the D is in good shape in the future without him and it would be more valuable to have Downie.
Downie has yet to prove he's an NHL player. And from what we've seen this year, I'd say Sbisa is at least 2 years away from being a top-4 on a contender.

Who's going to step up and play top-4 then? Parent is 1, but as far as 2nd pairing offensive guys, we are looking pretty thin for the next year or two outside of Carle.

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