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01-14-2011, 11:58 AM
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Originally Posted by DenverBoone View Post
Last year, Carle played selflessly to accomodate Pronger. He always passed the puck to Pronger for one-timers on the PP, instead of using his own creativity to create chances. He listened and did everything Pronger asked in the defensive zone. Name one thing Carle did to prevent Pronger a Norris? They got more defensemen because they were playing Carle and Pronger (Timonen) too much and there was no third pairing. And is contract is movable, he signed the deal in San Jose and has been moved twice.
Timonen always passes to Pronger for the one-timer... He's got an exceptional shot from the point, I'm not sure Carle deserves accolades for not being a moron and taking advantage of that skill for the betterment of the team.

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