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03-24-2011, 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted by MorrisWanchuk View Post
a major reason for Stepan's ice time getting cut is that Torts doesnt like to start his line with defensive zone face offs. Stepan is brutal on the faceoff (not unusual for rookies) - and his wingers aren't exactly defensive studs.
Not only that but Anisimov has stepped it up big time. Taking away a lot of Stepan's ice time.

I'm not really upset by it at all as the other 3 lines have flat out been better than Stepans. Not a knock on their line, but we need to play our best down the stretch.

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