The Alexei Emelin Thread
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01-22-2012, 11:50 AM
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I don't mind Emelin as a 7th defenseman, but one game he's pretty good and the other he's absolutely bad. He's got some upside I guess, but so far he's a disapointment.
The bodychecks are fun to watch, but they don't have much impact on the game, compared to the turnover he gives up and tyhe bad positionning. I thought at first it was the adaptation needed with the smaller ice surface, but he often looks lost on the ice.
I don't think he's been as bad, sure he doesn't have a great game every day, but when he doesn't, he's pretty invisible and that\'s a good thing for him. Diaz on the other hand...
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