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03-11-2012, 06:45 PM
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Originally Posted by OneSharpMarble View Post
Yes if he brought something every night he would be in the top 6, unfortunatly he disappears and for that reason he is a 3rd liner like Bourque. Simply getting 20 goals in a year does not nesssisarily catapult you into the top 6, sometimes intangibles are more valuable. You can't float 62 games a year and get a goal in the other 20.

He is winger depth.
Hard to see the logic in an argument that on the Habs, who are 28th and looking at a lottery pick, Andrei Kostitsyn is a depth winger who should play on the 3rd line; when on the Preds, who are in 6th place and a dark horse for the cup, he is a top-six forward with PP time. No matter how you slice that it's baloney.

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Duro: You may yet see Eller centering Kostitsyn and Kostitsyn. Montreal is trying to turn him into a defensive shutdown center, with only moderate success. We may start hearing about his attitude soon.
Eller's a good bet to get the next "attitude" problem on the Habs. Honestly the other 29 GMs must look at Gauthier's moves and just facepalm.

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