Thread: Chris Kreider
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03-19-2013, 05:43 PM
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From Gross' blog (link)

“We don’t want to keep on knee jerking him back and forth, we want to make sure if we do (call him up), we feel he’s ready to play."

"The reason why J.T. is playing with us right now and Chris is not is we felt J.T. is doing more things on the good side of it. He makes some mistakes. We’re dying to get a guy that’s 6-foot-4, 6-foot-3 that can skate like hell into our lineup. But we’re not going to do it at the expense of him, in hurting (Kreider) as far as developing him.”

I don't really disagree with that at all. Let Kreider get into the habit of playing the right way while he's down there, and he'll be less likely to have to go back again.

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