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07-10-2012, 12:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Shady Machine View Post
hmm down the lines yes, but that's a gutsy call for Despres this early on. I could see it by season's end. If he can do that, our d pairings suddenly look a lot more dangerous:

Letang-Despres
Orpik-Martin
Nisky-Engelland
What I like about having Martin/Orpik together is I think they could actually play a shutdown role, and still play big minutes. Martin when playing his game is solid enough to do that, and Orpik has some size and is physical enough to make up for Martin's complete lack of it.

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