Thread: Prospect Info: Leafs Morgan Rielly discussion.
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11-18-2012, 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by 7even View Post
This isn't a very fair comparison. Kadri dangles to create time and space for himself, usually when he's already in the offensive zone, to make a play. Rielly on the other hand, is a rush player; everything he does, he does at speed because, as a defenseman, he has his entire defensive zone to gain steam. They play different styles and therefore use dekes to accomplish different things.
Right on, that's kind of what I was thinking. I shouldn't have said Kadri is pretty slow, but in comparison to Rielly there's a difference.

Luckily we have them both, going to be nice watching them juke defenders out of their socks in the future.

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