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11-17-2012, 08:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Brooklyn Ranger View Post
Honestly, the AHL is full of penalties. Players are learning the game, players are fighting to get to the NHL, AHL teams have traditional rivalries just like any other league. I once saw an AHL game where the 1st period was as good as any NHL playoff game was (ending in a 0-0 tie), the 2nd period had 11 goals scored (8-3 after two) and the 3rd period was something out of Slap Shot.

Kreider will be just fine.
I'm not insinuating that he won't be fine, just adding some perspective to the commentary that he 'could' be learning to use his size better based on his accumulation of penalty minutes (15 of which came from a dangerous hit).

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