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03-07-2013, 03:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Foppa2118 View Post
I never know whether to trust these kinds of reports on lower level coaches. They seem very politically motivated.

Dreger just decided to look into an out of left field coach like Quinn with a losing record, and it just so happened his "coaching rivals" had good things to say about his players being well prepared, and that was enough to give him national praise despite the losing record?

I don't know. Maybe they're right, these reports just always seem fishy to me.
Mentioning him last in the article and calling him an "out of left field" candidate isn't really a ringing endorsement. Quinn just seems like another guy who likes the "grind it out" and "dump and chase" style of hockey. Another Sacco.

He might not be a bad coach and I think people other than Dreger do like him, I just want a guy with more experience. Someone who is a bit more creative on offense would be nice too.

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