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06-25-2012, 09:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Et le But View Post
Well I think the big thing you are leaving out is how good of a puck carrier Eller is. He has speed, he has dangles, and he is difficult to knock off, he's by far the best puck carrier on the team.

Desharnais is the better offensive player right now in the opposing zone but on the other hand Eller is the better neutral zone player, and this matters unless we are continuing last years dump and chase.
Wingers can bring the puck up the ice as well, crisscrossing with a right handed center int he neutral zone to put them both on better shooting sides. I don't think that would be lost with a move to the wing. Another reason why he and DD could be a match made in heaven.

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