Thread: Confirmed with Link: Wings sign Damien Brunner (1 year for $925K)
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07-18-2012, 04:51 AM
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Originally Posted by RedWings19405 View Post
I hope he fits in and what he has accomplished to date in his league and internationally shouldn't be thrown out. With that said when I watch a lot of his highlights if he thinks that will fly with big physical NHL d-men patrolling the middle he is in for some adjustment period. His speed and shot are NHL caliber, it is how he reads the game that will be telling. He preys upon the time and space he is given, that will not be there to the same degree in the NHL.
I agree. He has some great hands and speed, but there is no way he's cutting to the middle like that on NHL defenders. He'll get annihilated.

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