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02-27-2013, 06:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Heyoooo View Post
I was referring more to our "offense" but I agree here.

There is nothing that illustrates trying to fit a square peg in a round hole more than having Marian ****ing Gaborik blocking shots. If we rewound to July 2009 and Tortorella said that, this entire board would explode.

Hey, they signed him, is what I say. To his credit, he hasnt been a prima donna and has done everything thats been asked of him here. Still, hed be much better in a more open system and not one where most of his offense comes from him having to grind along the end boards.
And there's a time and a place for everything.
SC playoffs, esp, deeper you are, you can MAYBE gamble your sniper to injury to block a shot to deny pivotal G in pivotal game,

But this loon of a coach wants it all the time.
And some of us wonder why others complain about the resulting injuries, like MDZ taking one to the ankle. wince. Ok, he's a D, some of that comes with the territory, but again, doing it CONSTANTLY is invitation for trouble, recipe for disaster.

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