: Injury Report:
April 20 update: JVR removed from LTIR, will play tonight (foot surgery, March 6)
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03-31-2012, 12:42 PM
Join Date: Jan 2012
JVR gets more **** than he deserves, people complain that he doesn't produce in the regular season, but he hasn't had much of a chance to perform between switching lines constantly, in and out with injuries and playing through injuries. His ice time has also been inconsistent as a result, it's not surprising he hasn't been in able to get any consistency for the games he did play.
I think he's underestimated just because he hasn't developed as fast as Kane, but he's still 22 and, judging by last year's playoffs, has a lot of potential still. Give him a chance, something like putting him back on Giroux's line next year and if they have some chemistry I could see him producing like Hartnell this year.
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