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06-25-2012, 03:57 PM
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Et le But
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Originally Posted by Drydenwasthebest View Post
DD has chemistry with Cole and Pacioretty, something far more valuable than simple size. Also, Cole and Pacioretty have size that opposing teams must deal with, which allows DD to get necessary space to use his speed and skill. You can afford a smaller center on your top line if he has big wingers to support him. DD has the speed, vision, and talent to complement his line mates in a similar manner to Giroux in Philadelphia. How many think Giroux is too small to be a top line center in this league? For those who want to have fun, go compare DD's season from last year to Giroux's first full season, you might be surprised. DD needs a chance to prove last year was not a fluke, but I am more than willing to give it to him because he earned it last season. If anything, getting a big center into our top 6 will help and support DD and his line by making other teams decide which of our top two lines will get the best defensive assignments to face, rather than allow those teams to only focus on the CDP line.

Seriously, give DD another year and the support of a strong second line and all of you naysayers will become believers.
You do realize Desharnais is older than Giroux, right?

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