Thread: Injury Report: SALO OUT for Game 4.
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05-07-2009, 07:31 PM
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Originally Posted by monster_bertuzzi View Post
Vaananen needs to play at least 10 minutes and SOB needs to be up at 17-18, not around 13. Come on AV, dont go to the well with your remaining healthy defenceman.
I'll wait till after the game to criticize AV on how he distributes the icetime... the team played pretty close to a perfect road game in Game 3, with that group, with Vaananen playing less than 9 mins and O'Brien just over 13... if they manage the dmen the same, with the same result - a strong consistent defensive system overall - it's hard to criticize AV on the results.

And I don't really see them being over-worked. Outside of Bieksa, no one really played minutes they weren't used to normally playing, and Bieksa probably had his best game of the playoffs...

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