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02-11-2013, 03:17 PM
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Montreal, QC
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That's funny, because I see it differently. Just watching tonight made us realize how badly we are missing Letang. I salivate over the luxury of having 1 or 2 more guys like that in the line-up. But the fact is, Pouliot is 3 years away minimum, and guys like Morrow and Despres probably won't provide that level of offense. I really like our overall mix, but the sooner we can get someone to create some offense from the back-end into our line-up, the better -- especially in the absence of quality offensive wingers up front.
Perhaps it's just semantics, but while a guy like Paul Martin might be considered a puck-MOVING Dman, I want a point-producing Dman, which is different.
Well, Paul Martin is exactly what I was referring to when I said PMD. Offensive defensemen? Sure. Defensive defensemen? Absolutely.
It's these hybrid types that kinda skew the situation, imo. ESPECIALLY inconsistent hybrid types, of which Paul Martin is one.
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