Thread: Speculation: Are you interested in Zherdev?
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07-05-2010, 12:12 PM
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Originally Posted by ScopeHockey View Post
That wasn't really my point. My point was that adding Zherdev would add skill, but subtract grit, because both Kostitsyn and Pouliot have more grit than him. Adding skill at the expense of grit is not something we want to do.
Fair enough, although I wasn't suggesting trading one of them for him. We need depth and right now, both those guys being in our top six is an issue given we have no obvious person who can step in one one of our top six is hurt.

And I'd argue, neither of them is exactly gritty either. Both have a tendency to level someone once every 15 games, but other than that, are not much different than Zherdev.

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