Thread: Eaton's back
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08-04-2005, 11:36 PM
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Originally Posted by nomorekids
Our defense is looking not only better than it ever has...but like it's going to be one of the best defenses in the NHL if they really do open the game up. All our solid in their own zone...and all are fantastic puckmovers. I'm thrilled about this signing...and DID I NOT CALL IT?!
You called it, and it really pumped me up as well. Letting Mark go, I felt, was the biggest mistake we made going into this off-season, but we quickly rectified it. Heck, we picked up Markov to go along with it .

I am interested in the length/value of the contract, but regardless, its good to see Poile bring Eaton back into the fold. Its also good to know that Suter doesn't have to play top 4 minutes as a rookie unless he excels, a la Hamhuis of last year.

We may be frugal, but man we have a fast, hard-nosed, scrappy little team. People are going to have to out-work us to win, and I like our chances in the effort department!

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