Alex Galchenyuk Thread 7.0 - "Turns Rust To Gold?" Edition
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12-20-2012, 08:10 PM
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Originally Posted by
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The thing is, defense and offense are far more intertwined than given credit for. So when people say defense wins championships, the point is you can't simply look to outscore your opponent.
Unless you are talking unprecedented offensive firepower, your players aren't "too good" to be held accountable defensively. We need Galchenyuk for offense, not defense, but unless he turns into a guy who regularly puts up 100+ points, it's fair to judge him somewhat on his defense.
Offensive numbers are much more relevant when you aren't creating similar offensive numbers for your opponent.
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