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05-04-2012, 06:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Libertine View Post
Which makes sense because all three teams are negative in the shot differential department.

Here is the problem

Devils: 3.6 shot differential
Flyers: -2.7 shot differential
I'm not terribly concerned if the Flyers are being outshot by two shots a game on the surface. We all know they're spending far too much time in the defnsive zone in the playoffs, though, so the negative differential is certainly a product of that.

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Originally Posted by Bernie Parent 1974 View Post
the fact that they blocked 40 shots in game 6, does not mean the defensive game plan was to collapse into a bubble and force shots from the point.

it was their best defensive effort, best coverage, & most convincing win.

no co-incidence. need more of that.
I wasn't saying that was the game plan. My point was that that's not the only way to play team defense.

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