Thread: Post-Game Talk: Oilers lose 4-3 in SO
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03-20-2013, 11:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Hemsky_83 View Post
He makes more bad plays on a regular basis than Grebeshkov does - and it's not like he's providing us with consistent offense either.

The pass on the Horcoff goal was nice - on a completely aberrent play.

His defensive zone plays with the puck are completely foolish. Stupid dumps up the boards where opposition is lurking, pointless pinches at the blue line as the other team is breaking out - he's playing like Steve Staios.

The worst part is Staios actually knew his limitations.
I'm more confused about your accusation that the Oilers dumped Grebeshkov because he's Russian.

FTR: Grebeshkov went back to Russia the next season and never came back, the Oilers were lucky to unload him for a 2nd round pick.

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