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11-01-2012, 02:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Feed Me A Stray Cat View Post
How dominant can a winger be on the defensive side of the puck? Cover his point man and backcheck?

The variation in defensive prowess among wingers is much lower than centers.
Who do you think was checking Howe, Richard, and Hull up and down the ice?

There's a countless number of Ken Smith types who gained short-lived fame for their work (as a winger) checking one of the game's elite wingers.

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