Thread: Speculation: Zherdev for a Sunday afternoon
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11-25-2010, 01:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Jester View Post
Ah, you're fundamentally missing the point. If someone is complaining about the production of player X... and their production rate is to that of a good season, then the complaints are without merit. That isn't to say he could go into a 20 game funk and then there WOULD be reason to complain. However, when a player is producing at a good rate, then you shouldn't be complaining because you have unrealistic expectations.
Right, I misunderstood what happened. Of course that stats are relevant if you're only citing them to describe what happened during the time they were compiled and not trying to extrapolate from them. My bad.

Originally Posted by Jester View Post
Sure... but it's a small sample size in this window, so to suggest he's some brand new player is premature.

On top of that, Zherdev's numbers aren't that remarkable. His +/- on is 0.52, which is only ahead of Shelley, Coburn, and Carcillo.
Agreed on both counts, just playing devil's advocate a bit.

P.S. Happy Thanksgiving everyone.

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