Thread: Prospect Info: Leafs Morgan Rielly discussion.
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11-15-2012, 10:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Hurt View Post
I think that a lot of the D-men trying to do too much (in the last few years) has been due to Ron Wilson. He insisted D-men try to pinch when they weren't those types of D. That resulted in 5 or 6 odd man breaks the other way every game and the goalies left out to hang. Francois Beauchemin is a perfect example of this.
Before I got to this sentence, that was exactly what I was going to say. Especially his first couple of months, you could tell he was being forced to pinch in a way he wasn't used to.

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