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12-28-2012, 02:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Canadiens1958 View Post
Team offence is easier to generate from a balanced defensive corp and forwards.

Take any great offensive defenseman you want, they play around thirty minutes a game. So what happens to the offence the rest of the game? It has to adjust to a puck movement game getting everyone involved.
Take away that great offensive defenseman and now you have 60 minutes where the puck has more trouble moving into the offensive zone.

Simply needing to adjust to a wider puck movement game doesn't instantly make it happen. Not every team is going to have the center depth of the dynasty Habs.

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