Thread: TSN: Is this a boring team?
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01-15-2012, 11:33 AM
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Levitate
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Originally Posted by nyrmessier011 View Post
those three bullet points are within the teams concept, for sure. from what i have read on tsn and within the GDT, we played a more suffocating style in the neutral zone and sat back a bit once we had a lead and forced them to dump a lot of pucks in and chase. the way we played with the lead seems to have been different than in some other games. like i said i didn't watch a whole lot, and the part of the game i did see i was at a bar.

on a side note, it's been good to us able to play with a lead. in the past x amount of years we had a problem in that area.
uh, Rangers style has always been to play a suffocating style in the neutral zone when they can. The idea is to get the puck back as soon as they lose it and turn right back to offense...either create a rush off that turnover, or put it deep and forecheck again

Again, it's boring if you're the Leafs since they couldn't get anything going, but it was entertaining enough

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