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10-04-2011, 01:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Bobby Lou View Post
If you follow the interviews with the coaches the writing was on the wall; they love Volpatti (he blocks shots?), and Vigneault's comments on Oreskovich were lukewarm at best (even after his previous two stronger outings). I think Oreskovich either needs to figure out how to contribute a bit more in the offensive zone, or he needs to incorporate a bunch more grit and tenacity in his game if he ever wants to make the NHL (under AV anyways).

Oreskovich isn't exactly a liability, but he doesn't do anything particularly well; can't fight, can't score, is inconsistent with his physical play.
I think this is the thing that did him in. I remember AV saying that every player had to have a bottom line, one thing that they could do consistently and well at an NHL level to make the team... obviously Oreo didn't.

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