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03-01-2013, 08:25 AM
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Originally Posted by FANonymous View Post
Isn't far off from what exactly? 2nd-to-last place? This team is completely devoid of top line talent, we're hurting for a starting goaltender and could really use a #1 Defenseman. We all know how easy it is to get those things. Not like we've been waiting the franchise's entire existence for any of that.
We do lack a #1 defenseman on the ice right now. Mostly because he's injured and so can't be on the ice. As is the other guy who will likely be another #1D someday.

We have a starting goaltender. He's generally about average. He won't steal games for us - for that, you need an above-average or high quality starting goaltender.

We are legitimately devoid of top-line scoring talent, and the scoring-by-committee theory isn't working. Thankfully, we have the draft for that. The important thing is that the team is presumably aware of that, and they frankly don't care. They keep playing hard anyways.

That's a good environment to raise a talented hockey player or three in.

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