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Danny Briere: activated Apr. 11 (concussion Mar. 25); Q and A article Apr. 11
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03-04-2013, 02:32 PM
Provolone & The Neck
Join Date: Sep 2009
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I would say a great portion of the defensive woes when Briere is on the ice is caused by Briere. Being out of position, lackadaisical back-checking and just a lack of size to play effective defense. Was every goal ever scored while Briere was on the ice 100% his fault...no. But over the last 2 playoffs, 12 of Briere's 15 goals came at ES and he was still
, that is pretty telling of the type of defensive effort he is giving. Oh wait, he had 2 GWG over those 2 seasons...playoff beast.
To quote everyone on here when they don't like what they are seeing...
"But...but...but...+/- is a worthless stat!"
(unless it supports my argument)
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