Thread: Rumor: Pens Scouting Kings
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12-29-2009, 10:06 PM
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Originally Posted by PKV Jungle Friends View Post
I'm with you on this, but as Shero taught us last year, you can't have enough seasoned vets on one team.

I think Tkachuk would help the scoring in the top 6 situation and also provide even more veteran leadership to a group that while they are the defending champs are still pretty young for the most part.

Point taken though...
I am actually of the belief that you CAN have too much veteran leadership...if it means you're not quick enough to compete with the fastest teams in the East. Look at Carolina this season. Does anyone have more experience? Nope.

I am not saying adding a Tkachuk would turn us into a lottery team, but what I'm saying is we have enough experience, Cup winners, grit, pugnacity, playoff-proven and playoff-ready performers on this team.

We need some kill on the wings.

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