Thread: Confirmed with Link: Bob Hartley confirmed
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05-31-2012, 12:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Medium Rare View Post
I was meh when Playfair was hired, I was okay with Keenan being hired, I hated Brent Sutter was hired. I love the Hartley hiring, the more I read about him and the more things I look up, the better it looks.

He has had huge success through his entire coaching career, he is also excellent with young players and veterans alike. He is a guy that seems like he plays players in a role they can be successful in irregardless of age.
and he isn't going to be afraid to send Jackman (or another tough guy) out there to teach someone a lesson if they do something to one of our skill players.
The bolded is very important. If he can improve our PP, then this team could at the very least have a legit shot at the playoffs.

Honestly our PP was so bad under Sutter I cannot imagine that it can get any worse.

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