Thread: Morgan Rielly
View Single Post
06-23-2012, 03:44 AM
Registered User
robdicks's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Welland ON
Posts: 5,518
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by Chief Wiggum View Post
Norris Potential? Maybe not. Rielly is a very dynamic offensive defenseman, think of an Erik Karlsson style of play, good with breakouts and moving the puck. His defensive play gets him by, and over time his defense will get better, allthough I think everyone will still knock on him for his defensive play.
I have heard a Karlsson comparison a few times now. Karlsson DID just win the Norris. That's why I don't really lik the NHL comparisons because they tend to just focus on style of play.

So would I be accurate to say Rielly is a PMD right now, but if he develops his defensive game he could become a star in the league?

If he doesn't improve his defensive game, he will probably be at best a PPQB?

Edit: BTW thanks for the reply.

robdicks is offline   Reply With Quote