Thread: Waived: Stortini on Waivers
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02-01-2011, 11:42 AM
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Originally Posted by LoudmouthHemskyfan#1 View Post
This is one of the most incorrect assumptions many Oilers fans make. Jacques can skate fast in a straight line with a ton of room to get up to speed. That's it. He can't turn, stop, pivot, position his body to take a pass, properly line up a hit or manage himself well enough to stay in position. Stortini is a much better technical skater, owing largely to the work he's done in the offseason.
Neither one belongs in the NHL for more than a cup of coffee. At least JFJ can get in on the forecheck and punish the odd guy.

Stortini accomplishes nothing, the NHL is not a charity league and the guy has made a good living doing nothing other than being a goof and hugging it out.

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