Thread: Proposal: Winnipeg - Dallas
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02-10-2013, 11:52 PM
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Originally Posted by scelaton View Post
Just to be clear, the premise is that Wpg has too many good RHD, too few good LHD, and mutual benefit would accrue from a swap with a team that has the opposite problem. Is Dallas such a team?
There is no dissatisfaction with Postma's skill set, just no room for him to play on the Rt side.
No, Dallas's problem is a coach who believes that a small defenseman must be paired with a large, physical defenseman. If you look at the roster, the strength is in the small defenseman position (Goligoski, Daley, Larsen, Robidas) and the weakness is in the large defensemen (Dillon, Oleksiak, Rome), ie 2 rookies and a 7th defenseman. Trading our best big defenseman makes zero sense unless a better big defenseman is coming back.

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