Habs management doesn't get it...(umpteenth toughness thread)
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08-23-2011, 01:42 PM
Join Date: Jul 2004
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Why don't you go follow the Bruins if all you want is toughness. If you want to follow a fast team with skill then you can follow the Canadiens.
That is a very strange comment.
Boston is a fast team with skills too. And they won the cup.
I find it boring to read many posters stating that toughness is dramatically lacking on the Habs team, and others stating that it is a myth.
I think that, as always, the truth may lie in the middle. Winning 4 rounds of playoffs hockey do ask for more toughness than the Habs have, I think. But it probably can be achieve with many resistant and big players, not necessarily tough. Do Habs have enough big and resistant players? I'm not sure.
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