Thread: Proposal: Philadelphia & St. Louis
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11-06-2011, 10:42 PM
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Originally Posted by BobbyClarkeFan16 View Post
I'd do that trade without Schwartz. There's plenty of puck movers in Philadelphia. We need some defenders (outside of Pronger) that play with some snarl in their game and will make other teams regret going towards the net.
Originally Posted by shipwreck View Post
A couple of games back, everytime I saw coburn, he seemed like a bump on a log. He just doesn't show the intensity or passion I see from the other players.
Why to make that assessment from a couple of games of television coverage. Coburn's not flashy, what he does well are the things you don't really appreciate until someone's not doing them. Watch play-off Coburn. Hell, watch regular season Coburn during a big game. He gets plenty mean and consistently is among the Flyers with the most hits. I rarely ever see Coburn getting turned around by anyone. People who complain about his consistency probably have offensive expectations from him that he meets once every five games . . . that's not who he is. His defense is very consistent.

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