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02-04-2013, 01:05 PM
Join Date: Nov 2012
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Laraque's best days were far behind him when he donned the CH. He'd been on a steady decline and had openly spoken about not enjoying his role. He went through the motions... Look at a Colton Orr and what he does for the Leafs. I'm not suggesting use the guy (I said MacIntyre) on a regular basis, but against the Bruins, why not? Ask the Sabres if they think Scott is useless.
And yes sometimes there are situations in every player's career where they have to drop the gloves. Even Nick Lidstrom did it...
Bruins have pushed the Habs around for a long time - Chara jumping Latendresse, Chara on Pacioretty, guys running at Subban, beating up non fighters in Spacek, Hamrlik, and Pyatt...
When the Habs were respectable they had
Kordic, Corson, Robinson, Nilan, McPhee,
and others to neutralize the Boston teams. No reason we couldn't have a heavyweight to help Prust.
1980's hockey... We are in 2013.
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