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01-28-2013, 11:19 AM
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Coyle started off the year insanely hot, then went through a terrible slump when Granny was injured, had a really nice last week though. He's been picking it up a bit. Remember, he's still a 20 year old in his first pro season, and was never a big scorer in college.
Yes. Coyle is probably going to be a 25/25 guy who adds size to a top-6 line made up of more skilled players. Which is good because every good team needs those players. But people who were projecting him as a 30/40 1st liner were stretching him a little bit. That was never really his game, despite his nubmers in the Q.
That said, Coyle-Granlund-Zucker could be a fantastic 2nd line if those three ever get going at the NHL level.
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