Thread: GBU: They won?!?!?!
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02-27-2013, 09:22 AM
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Originally Posted by SabreBlood View Post
Hardly. The PK had been below average through 18 games. Hecht's presence on this team, for some, hinged on his "elite" penalty killing ability. The new coach doesn't use him once, as the Sabres blank the 7th best powerplay in the league 6 times.

They have plenty of penalty killers without Hecht. Even more now, with Porter here.

Re-signing Hecht was wrong.
I agree but it's a completely separate point from what you were making. Hecht IS a great PKer, but it's all he offers the team at thsi point.

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