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07-28-2011, 06:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Reaper45 View Post
In all seriousness Berg could've been great. The Kings ruined him by rushing him to the NHL since they had a ****** devopment program.
Yep. All of his problems were mental, IMO. He was a great skater for his size, and I think he'd have become a solid 2/3 defenseman if he'd been allowed to develop properly. He got thrown to the wolves early on, and his confidence never recovered.

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Originally Posted by Homunculous
Also, could this be the reason the Doughty contract is taking so long, are they mandating a # change so we can immediately raise #8 to the rafters?
Didn't Berg wear #5 with the Kings (I think he switched to #8 in Toronto)? Peter Harrold, we hardly knew ye...

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