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12-16-2011, 02:53 PM
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I am also bullish on Josi's long term prospects, but does anyone else think that he is very slow? Twice last night he got passed going into the corner by people a good four strides behind him (and it wasnt a Darren Helm-esque speed player either).
His skating is actually a strong suit. He's not lightning fast...but above average.

I think his positioning is causing him to get beat\lose his man more than his speed, but positioning is a lot easier to improve, and should get better naturally as he gets used to the pace of the NHL.

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