View Single Post
02-11-2013, 03:11 PM
Registered User
Phu's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 15,806
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by Trojan35 View Post
Meh. Half of it is the roster. The Sharks have traded away a lot of solid 3rd/4th liners and prospects to land rentals for each year's playoff run. Sometimes it was a direct swap, sometimes it was to clear room to sign a veteran for a year or two.

The result? An old, declining, sorry excuse for a bottom 6. Wilson has been more aggressive in "win now" than his model franchise, the Red Wings. Even if you can continue to re-sign your top players at hometown discounts, eventually you have nothing left for the bottom 6 and are stuck hoping guys like Gomez and Handzus can get'er'done.
Yeah it's like 2 kids and an old goat, that has never been a recipe for success.

Phu is offline   Reply With Quote