Thread: Prospect Info: 2012-2013 Prospect Talk PART IV
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10-13-2012, 12:37 PM
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just stopping in to say reinhart looked really good last night. his ability to stand up at the line and keep pucks in is amazing to watch.

for being such a large kid, he relies heavily on nice stick work to poke pucks away/keep guys to the outside which isn't a bad thing. i see people saying "he's so big, but he doesn't use his size"...what does it matter? a nice poke with the stick is just as effective and can more easily start a counter attack the other way. also worth noting is that he DOES use his size if he's out of other options - it's not as if he's afraid of contact.

his offensive game seemed pretty straight forward - either fire it from the point or send it back deep. not a whole lot of creativity but im not sure that's what he was drafted for anyway.

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