Thread: Prospect Info: Mikael Granlund V
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02-23-2013, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by WILDhockeyfan View Post
How is he suppose to develop chemistry with our players when he's either playing on the 4th line or not playing at all? There's not a ton of time for practices in this shortened season either.
Yes, he's on the 4th line for 10 minutes a night. However...

Practices, training, traveling, team meetings, team meals, basically everything else is done with the team; that's how chemistry is built. Granlund's not sitting on the bench with blinders on, either. He's watching his team mates playing styles and tendencies. With his high hockey IQ (I hate that buzzword), his play will pick up eventually.

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