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04-08-2009, 02:11 PM
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Originally Posted by Hiphopopotamus View Post
If I were pittsburgh, I'd look for some decent 2nd or 3rd line power forwards with some talent to open up room and make sure he can skate wherever he wants. Chris Neil but with more skill, for example.
You're right. Finding a top six power forward has been a problem for the Pens for many years. Malone took his sweet time to learn that type of game and once he had it, he was UFA and left. Kunitz and Guerin are doing a much better job of creating space for Sid than Dupuis and Satan did, though.

But we have four big, talented winger prospects in the system now (Caputi, Pierro-Zabotel, Veilleux and Tangradi) so hopefully 1 or 2 of them work out for us so we don't have to make a trade.

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