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03-22-2013, 09:18 AM
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Originally Posted by mich25 View Post
Personally I think the best fit and most seamless transition for Jarome Iginla would be with Bruins. The decision on where to go if he goes will probably ultimately be Iginla's. The Bruins style is a perfect fit for Iginla, they play a North-South game, attack the net, cycle the puck, and forecheck. Penguins play more of the European style of hockey. Iginla is not a dangler.
Pens are not a European style team. I can understand why you'd think that from watching Crosby or Malkin highlights but the team is coached by a former grinder that likes a North-South and forecheck etc. system. Crosby actually likes to play along the boards like a grinder a lot of the time. Regardless, I think Iginla still has the wheels to play with Crosby or Malkin no matter what the system is.

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