Canucks waive F Victor Oreskovich(UPD: Clears), claim F Dale Weise from NYR
View Single Post
10-04-2011, 11:44 AM
Join Date: Apr 2003
Pretty solid pick-up. He's better than Oreskovich. Although I personally would have waived Volpatti. Weise has the tenacity and aggression that Oreskovich is lacking. You guys will love him after the first couple games. Plays hard, finishes every check and stands up for his teammates. I like this pick up considering the 4th line was looking pretty bad, none of the off-season moves really worked out for wingers.
This guy beat up Carcillo already and has a 28 goal season in the AHL. Still just 23 and has shown leadership in the past. Character guy that will fit in well here. Bottom line is he's younger and better than Oreskovich. Easy choice.
View Public Profile
Reign Nateo's albums
Find More Posts by Reign Nateo