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02-05-2013, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Jerk Store View Post
Sure, if you're happy with your appropriately paid average defenseman with attitude issues (my opinion anyway), you win.

That said, there's nothing that says this experience isn't/wasn't humbling to him and he'll fall in line, perform well and earn a better contract after this one. I will say this, the Montreal media, Stubbs included, are partly responsible for Subban seeing more value in himself than there actually is. I'm very happy that Bergevin stuck to his guns. Passed that first test with flying colors in my opinion.
If you're going to call Subban an 'average' defenseman, well, there goes any credibility you ever had on this board. Everyone from casual watchers to advanced stat guru's will know you for a fraud.

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