Thread: Confirmed with Link: Preds re-sign Gaustad 4 years 13 million.
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06-30-2012, 09:05 PM
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Originally Posted by JR303 View Post
after watching all the games Gaustad played with us, I honestly thought he could/should have centered the 3rd line (assuming 12 & 11 are 1 & 2). I think his role needs expanding. He's got more to him than faceoffs, and with his size I think he can certainly maintain a forecheck. He did so a little bit, but many times was pulled off the ice after a faceoff win. I was wanting to see a Gaustad, Wilson, Tootoo line last season.
I wonder how much of his limited ice time with us was a result of the shoulder injury.

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