Thread: Confirmed with Link: Bruins claim Dogman (Kaspars Daugaviņ)
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03-27-2013, 11:22 AM
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Originally Posted by tim erixon View Post
jussi jokinen was sitting there for free, why did chiarelli pass him on him??? he could have slotted between pevs , kelly. perfect third line and he has offensive punch we badly need. what is kasper the ghost is gonna do???
He has something better on the way?

Dogman might play on the third line for Pandolfo, but only until reinforcements arrive. I think he is thrown into the mix on the fourth line, and at the very least, serves as useful depth.

I thought Jokinen would be a useful pickup too, but if Chia knows there is help on the way, help that in one way or another will solve the issues of the third line, then Jokinen might be superfluous. You can only have so many contracts and so many players on the NHL roster before you have to start releasing guys etc....

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