Thread: Ville Leino
View Single Post
Old
10-25-2010, 02:32 PM
  #44
chimrichalds18
the key
 
chimrichalds18's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: philadelphia
Country: United States
Posts: 2,769
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mgkibbles View Post
Every time I watch Leino I think Forsberg. Obviously Leino doesn't have the speed, shot, size and mean streak of Forsberg, but Leino's puck control, passing, creativity, patience and balance is eerily similar to Foppa.
I agree. I was saying something similar to this on Saturday watching him play the Leafs -- Leino is one of the best players I can remember us ever having at setting up on the half boards, Forsberg being the other standout to me.

chimrichalds18 is offline   Reply With Quote