Thread: Speculation: Trade Targets
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03-07-2013, 11:50 AM
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Originally Posted by hockeyball View Post
Has nothing to do with it. Has to do with what kind of system we think this team should be playing and which players suit that system. Marleau suits a system structured around speed and scoring on the rush, JT does not.
You seem to be ignoring the fact that the majority of Marleau's transition goals in 08-10 were from a great stretch pass or rush from Thornton. They stopped doing that in 10-11 and especially last season, which makes me think it has more to do with coaching than playstyles.

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