Thread: Post-Game Talk: 10-13-1. "A bunch of donkeys on skates"
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02-05-2013, 11:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Halpysback View Post
OV bought in. He scored a reasonable amount, hit everything that moved and made very few defensive mistakes. His ice time during leads was capped but he was still effective when put out there. Moreso than he is now with the run and gun.

Hunter's team is as close to a 100% buy in as we're ever gonna get.
I wouldn't go as far as saying OV bought in. The team still looked dysfunctional. Hunter instilled a dummy proof system and yeah it worked, if you consider a 2nd round exit successful, but Boudreau got the Caps just as far.

The Caps fell apart cos McPhee and Boudreau listened to the media after losing to the Habs, I mean losing to Halak. They haven't been the same since.

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