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10-30-2005, 02:03 PM
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Originally Posted by nomorekids
I've watched Robo in a couple of Minny games this year...and I said it at the time...and I'll say it again, we made the wrong choice. Perreault has had some timely, opportunistic goals, but how many goals has he given up? how many PP's are squandered because he can't retain the puck or pass it to save his life? Robo has impressed me with his speed and passing in particular, and his defense hasn't looked bad, either.

I'm not crazy about either, but it just feels like Perreault is the sort of filler guy we would have signed in 01-02...not 05-06. He's noticeably weaker in every way than any other forward in the top six.
All that being said....I still have doubts in my mind that we are 8-1-1 right now if we have Robitaille instead of Perrault....granted we could easily be 4-4-2 without some opportune goals right now.....but some of those opportune goals were by the Orange Cone....

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