Jeff Halpern (Claimed by Montreal)
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03-23-2013, 11:08 AM
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Jersey City, NJ
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Lucic is one of the most unique players in the league. He has a lot of scoring talent and can be a complete goon, not to mention his massive size.
Agreed. I was referring to the comment of wishing the rangers had a player that was visible on more than just the score sheet.
aside from dropping the gloves, which I don't believe has as much impact on a game as popular convention holds, Callahan is visible on as many of his shifts per game as a guy like Backes, Doan, or Lucic.
As far as tools go imho, I'd take a power forward with the elite skill level of Nash over a guy with the duality of fighting that Lucic brings.
And for two-way forwards: I'd take the duality of good offense and top flight PKer, who should be on the ice in every big situation, over the duality of a guy with good offense and hits a notch or two harder, plus drops the gloves.
Don't get me wrong though, I love Lucic's game. But I like Cally's more. And Backes' for that matter.
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