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01-21-2013, 07:49 PM
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Originally Posted by JGRB View Post
Karlsson is a far more intelligent player, period.

The difference defensively isn't what Habs fans try to make it to be. Subban has the physicality factor, it's really all he has.
Both Karlsson and Subban make plenty of mistakes as normal to a player their age. Karlsson has better playmaking vision.

If forced to choose I'd take Karlsson over Subban precisely because of his offensive talent while still having a ton of defensive potential. But he gets the majority of his starts in the offensive zone for a reason, Subban is clearly the better defensive player right now.

And the numbers back me up

And let's not forget Karlsson is already being paid very handsomely.

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