Thread: Injury Report: Dustin Penner out with hand injury
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11-14-2011, 02:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Bandit View Post
All the issues of how it may affect him personally aside, what I don't get is why would you cheer that he's out? He plays for the Kings, and the Kings NEED him to regain his scoring touch and produce. Despite the fact that he will likely be replaced in the lineup by the indomitable Trent Hunter or Kevin Westgarth, it's far more likely that Penner finds his scoring touch than those players produce 10 goals combined all year. It's like cheering for the Kings to fail.
Exactly!

If a player is donning a kings jersey, you cheer for him as if he were part of your family. You encourage him through his struggles and cheer for his efforts even without results-ESPECIALLY without results. You don't keep kicking a player when he's down, that's just chicken****.

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