Thread: Post-Game Talk: Panthers at Rangers
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03-22-2013, 07:29 AM
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Originally Posted by ltsthinaz View Post

I do remember when Tortarella was hired it was because he was going to be offensively aggressive and exciting - now the team is completely predictable and about as exciting as watching grass grow.
yeah, i remember that too. in particular, the defense was being sent in to attack/pinch on every possession. i thought it was actually effective. then they started to regress back into a phalanx. not sure what happened there. seems now the players are just so afraid of making a mistake on defense and getting benched they wont possibly take a chance offensively... until they're completely backed-up against the wall. then, like last night, they look good in the last 10 mins...

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