Thread: Prospect Info: Hartford Wolf Pack Off-Season Thread
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01-21-2010, 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by 9darter View Post
I hate to contradict a mod but: Of course it's questionable!
What do the coaches tell a rookie D called up for one or two games?
He will be told "Keep it simple, puck-board-out, don't worry about offense".
But his offense is why he was drafted!
He'll swallow his offensive instincts and focus on not making defensive mistakes. That's what the coaches want from a call-up, that's what he will try to give them.
I'm just a poster like everyone here

Your right in a sense, i'm sure they are telling him to keep his game simple, but at the same time I don't think they are telling him not to try to be creative offensively, don't join the rush, or don't pinch.

Anyway, i was just responding to the other poster who said his defense is what is lacking, which I disagreed with, I actually think he took quite a few big steps since turning pro in that part of his game.

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