Thread: Proposal: Brian Burke
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01-30-2013, 11:02 AM
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Originally Posted by Hennessy View Post
Yes, which is why so many teams in the league are struggling to find top 6 centers. There's just too many of them.

The Avs have been built around their strength down the middle. And right now there's still a lot of questions concerning that strength. Will Stastny rebound? Will Duchene pan out? Will O'Reilly even be a part of the team again? Once some of those questions are answered, then the Avs can look to cash in one of their centers for help elsewhere. But to blow that up at this point would be a mistake.
You can have all the strength at center, you can have all the depth up front, even star wingers to play with solid centers, but if you have crappy d core you aren't going anywhere, just ask the Caps, or Oilers etc..

The real successful team is built from goalie, to D, then forwards.

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