Thread: Speculation: Rebuilding our defense...
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02-28-2012, 01:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Avder View Post
Well the issue seems to be that the blueliners have had to get way too much help from the forwards this year to do their damned job. So while were top ten in GA/G, our G/G stat is **** because all our forwards do is defend, especially our top two lines.
That's part of it. Plus, with the injuries, the forwards have had to play out of their usual positions. We haven't been able to use guys in their rightful spots where we can get the most out of them. Way too much pressure on them this year. No wonder their numbers are down.

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