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02-07-2013, 12:10 AM
pretty damn valuable
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Originally Posted by Woodhouse View Post
Oh I agree that our forwards like to watch for quick counters and as such, rarely engage hard enough to win back possession, leaving the bulk of the work to our d-men... it's just that I don't see these "stats" tracked often enough in my feed and when I do, I'll share the actual numbers rather than listen to perceived conceptions about their play... I also wanted to clear up that I may have cited the only real mistake Brennan made in the game (outside of missing the net twice), so that no one piles on him or interprets it as a poor game... but I think we can all agree that Leopold is an utter mess.
Agreed on Leo, obviously. My issue with these stats is that there is no quantification of the forwards' ineptitude in this regard. The D sucks...Yes. But the zone clearance stats can't account for forwards being lazy or undisciplined, if you get where I'm coming from.

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