Thread: Post-Game Talk: Habs beat Sabres 3-1
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11-28-2010, 11:51 PM
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Hackett
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Originally Posted by Teufelsdreck View Post
I have no complaint about Darche. I accept his shortcomings along with his assets. I'm more uneasy about the limited offensive ability of Tom Pyatt. I'm waiting for some prospect to bump him from the starting lineup. And like many on this board, I wish the Habs had a highly paid Brad Richards instead of a highly (over)paid Scott Gomez.
I dont mind darche on the PP. He is effective at creating traffic infront of the goalie. It gives the habs a different type of setup on the pp. I often see players around the goalie, but darche plants himself right infront. Its not like he doesnt understand his role. He wouldnt be there if one of the pp regulars was causing traffic effectively like darche is. It allows the point men to look at their shot as a more valid option.

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