Thread: Proposal: marc staal for kessel
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05-26-2009, 06:30 AM
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Originally Posted by I am The Mush View Post
Would Kessel's abilities be put to good use in Tortarella's system? It's not like a math problem where if you add Kessel you're adding his scoring from last year to the Rangers. How would he fit in?
Torts has never had trouble working with offense first players. In this deal, the team that takes the younger, more developed player wins. And that team is NY. Staal might develop into a top defenceman, but Kessel is a top forward right now. All the risk is on Boston's side of the equation.

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