Thread: Line Combos: Break Up Prospal and Gabby...
View Single Post
Old
11-28-2009, 03:16 PM
  #22
nyr2k2
Can't Beat Him
 
nyr2k2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Washington, DC
Country: United States
Posts: 24,661
vCash: 50
Awards:
Quote:
Originally Posted by BleedsBlueforNYR View Post
Avery is not a first line player.

He is a 3rd line grinder, second line at best.

I am a huge fan of Avery, so don't get me wrong, but let's not kid ourselves here--he doesn't belong on the top scoring line.
You're right, he's not a top line player. But other than Gaborik and Prospal, who is? We have to put someone else up there. Might as well go with a hot hand, and Avery is playing better than most everyone.

__________________

It's just pain.
nyr2k2 is online now   Reply With Quote