Thread: News Article: Kukkonen waived
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01-12-2009, 08:39 AM
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Originally Posted by Banger View Post
That wouldn't surprise me at all because Kukk doesn't have to skate and can just jump in front of shots and block them. That's Kukk's best attribute and that's the opportunity to best utilize it so it makes total sense that they would insert him over Sbisa in that role. How does Kukk's time compare with the golden boy on the PP?
Power play is different. You only use certain players for power plays. Penalty killing, any defenseman on your roster is (should be) expected to be able to kill penalties. You do not ask the same for power plays.

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