Thread: Injury Report: Anisimov gone long term?
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03-16-2012, 04:13 PM
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Originally Posted by King Henrik 30 View Post
These injuries are really starting to pile up. Hopefully Ani will be ready sometime during the early round of the playoffs. I've always found that he is one of the most underrated players among Ranger fans, I think that losing him will have much more of a negative impact than expected.
he's been putting up points, can play any role in the top 6, and has enough game to play anywhere on the bottom 6. Can play PP and PK. Wins big face-offs. This guy can't possibly really be underrated anymore among fans. I get that he's not a shiny awesome toy, but he's the kind of player that has filled out teams like Detroit for 2 decades.

Losing him will be noticable in a lot of little ways. If Dubi can find his game, he can make up for a lot of the loss of AA.

If Wellman has some game let's get him up here. I don't see any real reason to have Scott in the line-up with Rupp and Prust both healthy.

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