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11-15-2012, 01:13 PM
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Originally Posted by baskin View Post
Dumba brings a physical presence which is why he is liked by team canada but he will sacrifice positioning to make the hit. I dont see the hype on Ceci at all he is consistant but not exceptional at anything. I hope Canada does op for defencemen with good skating abilities or else it could turn out like the 2006 Olympics, when they tried to play North American hockey on European ice
It does not seem like they are looking to build the team around skating and puck movement.

Team Canada appears committed to playing the standard team building model, which means only 2 or 3 offensive defenseman are likely to play. Can't really complain myself, as I tend to favor the approach.

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