Thread: Value of: Marcel Goc to Chicago
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01-30-2013, 11:59 AM
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Goc may be the most underrated player in the league. He is arguably (based on watching, and statistics) the best center in the league when it comes to being a defensive zone start specialist, and his offensive production is pretty good for a guy who gets so little power play time. The typical Goc shift is one where he takes (and wins) a faceoff in the defensive zone, and where his team has more shots than the opposition despite the fact that the shift starts in his end. It's a pretty remarkable set of stats that you read here:

He wouldn't fetch a 1st because he's not that well known of an entity, but I reckon he'd be worth a playoff team's 1st rounder.

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