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11-24-2010, 12:50 PM
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Originally Posted by MorrisWanchuk View Post
that giveaway stat is interesting

league leaders

1. Duncan Keith 31
2. Tyler Myers 29
3. John Carlson 28
13. MDZ 19

not sure what it means - i mean there are ok giveaways when trying to make a play and then there's passing to an attacker in the slot
Actually I think it is pretty compelling statistic. I've seen a lot of Keith this year and he has been awful. So has Myers and we all know how up and down MDZ has been. The only guy I can't comment on is Carlson because I've only seen Washington play once this year.

You have to have control of the puck to be charged with a giveaway. When Sauer first came up Torts' was quoted as saying he doesn't pass his **** off to other guys. He didn't stick then but I don't think you can get him out of the lineup with a crowbar now. He's the epitome of a simple game.

I just wish they would give him a big league uniform number. 38 is for the PA PArenteau's of the world.

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