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Predators claim Brian McGrattan from ANA, Waive Stortini
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10-11-2011, 12:25 PM
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There is no rationale for playing him in more than a handful of games. I wouldn't have played Storts in the Blues game- it did no good and Bergfors continued to sit.
On most occasions I agree with you. McGrattan will still be useful however as an extra skater when energy and toughness are needed.
I was having a discussion with a friend over the weekend and we figured out that there are, at most, 7 teams in the NHL that have legitimate enforcers. Guys who are on the ice for two things and that is to intimidate and fight. Stortini was never a good fighter, so he was really in purgatory. Not really adding anything.
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