Could Plekanec be the one on the way out ?
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07-05-2012, 08:23 AM
Join Date: Aug 2005
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You don't think that maybe it's in large part due to the fact that DD played with Cole and Pacioretty while Plekanec mostly had a revolving door of Bourque Geoffrion Palushaj White Darche and still took all the tough defensive matchups?
I'm a huge DD fan, but this is definitely true. Plekanec (or Gorges - I'm torn) is my favourite player on the team. I hate when people say DD is a product of his linemates because he's not. But he definitely had way better linemates so it was easier to produce than Plekanec.
I would have no problem putting Patches on the wing with Pleks and Bourque up with DD, if needed. Plus, I'd love to see what people say when Bourque scores a career high in goals on DD's wing ("Well of course DD had a good season, he had our two best wingers again!"
And I'd also like for people to stop complaining about Pleks production since he'd have two good wingers.
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