Thread: Proposal: Dallas/Colorado
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01-13-2013, 01:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Ivan13 View Post
So what? Radar was the one whose playmaking made that line tick and it's not like Benn played with scraps. His most often linemates were Eriksson (one of the best wingers in the NHL who's a lot better than Landeskog at this point in time and one of the best playmaking wingers in the game), Ryder (a 35 goal scorer this past season) and Steve Ott. Radar played with an NHL rookie in Landeskog, guy with stone hands in Winnik, over the hill Hejduk and Steve Downie in the later parts of the season and despite the fact that Radar's line was used as a shutdown line for the first couple of months, depite the obvious talent gap between Radar's and Benn's linemates, despite Radar's line starting majority of it's shifts in their own zone he still managed to score only 8 points less than Benn. And to top it all Radar is vastly superior to Benn when it comes to defense, faceoffs and staying out of the penalty box.

It's OK for Stars fans to decline the offer, but the fact that they act insulted by it is an inslut to sanity.
Benn mostly played with Ott and i forget the other scrub.

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