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11-02-2012, 06:41 AM
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Originally Posted by HockeyFan100 View Post
Bourque is ahead of Orr because... well, it's obvious. I understand that a lot of offensive d-men look up to Orr than anyone else, but his career got shortened due to injuries it's a bit hard to judge. Bourque has the most goals for any defenseman. To me, he had more heart than Orr, and was better defensivley.
You seem to believe that Orr was the Coffey of his era. Problem with that is that Orr was better at everything than Coffey, often by a quite wide margin. What he might have lacked defensively compared to Bourque, which was'nt much, he more than made up for with his offense.

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