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Neverending Toughness Thread: Desharnais endorses White / Staubitz
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03-22-2012, 01:36 PM
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I have nothing against staubitz, but he can't handle chara, scott or whoever. Let's not kid ourselves. Besides, these big time heavyweights are pointless. I'm all for the whites, moens, etc of the hockey world, but Chicago traded Scott while on a playoff position run...for a 5th rounder. The guy plays, on average 6:30-7 min a game. These guys CAN be effective, but it's really not a big deal. A lot of times they're scratched and don't even play. If they were so damn effective, they would play 82GP.
Staubitz can play a regular shift, Scott can't, he is brutal on defense, and up front he is a d-man playing wing.
Why would we get somebody to fight Chara he fights twice a year and usually it's against non fighters(Gill Lecavalier Spetza Harrison).
The point of having a guy like Staubitz is so guys like White and Moen don't have to be concerned that a guy like Scott will come after them if they defend their tammates.
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