Thread: Injury Report: 2010-11 Official Injury Thread
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01-23-2011, 10:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Inferno272 View Post
It's forcing the Rangers to give big time minutes to their kids. And boy oh boy are the kids playing well (im talking Anisimov, Stepan, MZA, McDonagh, Staal, etc)

Start Kreider off on the 4th line and let him work his way up.
Yes, this is the one bright spot in terms of injuries. Everytime I see another I am a bit upset, but then think "well at least another young guy will get a chance".

My only disagreement really is that if Kreider doesn't make one of the top 3 lines out of camp, I would rather see him start in the AHL to learn the pro game. 4th line minutes is less than oideal for a young player to start at. On the other hand, Torts does tend to roll his lines and Avery/Prust are decent line mates, so you may have a point. I think Kreider might need a little AHL seasoning though, didn't seem hurt the hobbit any.

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