Thread: Speculation: Jarmo might trade Jack Johnson.
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02-17-2013, 05:41 PM
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Originally Posted by TheHudlinator View Post
Yes the +- statistic is the be all end all for judging defensive ability.
It usually isn't, but in that case it absolutely is.

Jack Johnson is not good defensively. I love the dude to death for his dedication to and activism with USA Hockey, but he's not good.

I loved playing against him when he was on LA, usually good for a major gaffe a game.

In the SJ game, where the Jackets killed us, the only players who were positive Corsi-wise and scoring chance-wise on the Sharks were the three forwards that lined up against Johnson.

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