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01-22-2013, 09:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Talks to Goalposts View Post
Thanks to Price, Habs are 2-0 at ES so far this year.

Pleks line turned the game into a track meet in the 1st period against Florida's best guys. Good example of the two-way play Plekanec and Gionta can do together. Bourque's resurrection helped a ton. Now I believe he had a wrist problem the past two seasons.

Gorges-Diaz much better 2nd pairing.

Markov is a magic man.

Galchenyuk-Gallagher got used like Desharnais-Pouliot in 2011, very effective against depth.

Slot Eller and Subban back into the penalty kill they'll be a lot stronger.

A lot of people focus on how tough the 4th line is. I think its more important that they are all decent hockey players.

Nokelainen's job is gone. White has taken it.

A healthy squad is a lot better than an injury ridden wreck.

Price has been fantastic.

Don't read too much into the game though. Florida wasn't a playoff worthy team last year, are worse this year and in a tough spot.
Florida was a good team last year, still a good team, even with their best player injured and one of their top 4 D. too.

Originally Posted by SouthernHab View Post
Agree. Damn solid game for Frankie tonight.
Agreed. He gave the only goal of the game though.

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