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10-22-2012, 06:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Sivek View Post
Hasn't played yet. He got hurt during the pre-season and has been "day-to-day" for about 3 weeks. His injury problems are going to become a real problem for him if it comes down to keeping him or Strait. He just misses too much time too often and if a guy has trouble staying healthy playing against AHL competition I find it hard to believe he'll fare better going against stronger, faster guys.
It might be a good thing. If the NHL gets up and running they might be able to sneek him through waivers where he hasn't been able to play yet. The way Strait has played so far in these first 4 WBS games he won't make it through waivers. He's the only solid D-man that they have playing right now.

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