Thread: Recalled/Assigned: Canucks recall F Victor Oreskovich(post#76)
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03-17-2011, 01:27 PM
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Originally Posted by biturbo19 View Post
that would be my guess as well.

i believe Higgins has played some C in the past though, so it shouldn't be a huge deal. i can see AV sticking Kesler or even Lappiere out there for important faceoffs with the 3rd line though. will be interesting to see how it all works out.

nice to see Oreskovich back. he brings a real edge to that 4th line. mildly surprised it wasn't Hodgson called up though, if the 3rd line is going to be 'centerless' for any extended length of time. i guess they're still more confident in Higgins or someone else at centre, over Hodgson at this point, or couldn't fit it in cap-wise?
It's probably worth noting that when both Kesler and Manny were in the box for Calgary's (I think) two-man advantage the other day, it was Henrik who went out to take the faceoff (though Lapierre was out the next shift, I believe).

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