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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.

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.

I deride your truth handling abilities

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