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04-15-2013, 08:46 AM
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Originally Posted by fredrikstad View Post
And that is exactly what those three years in Sweden has done, developed him in to a defenseman.
He is a much better skater now, and a much better defenseman, not a big point scorer, but a tough defensive d man.
He left NA, because he was tired of just dropping the gloves, and wanted to play more.
And that was just what he became, a core/key player for Modo who he captained his last season, and 2. to 3. d man for Färjestad averaging a TOI of 18:55
For Norway, he is closer to 30 min a game. He is alongside with Holøs, the most important d man and also the Captain for the last three or four years.
That's somewhat encouraging, but frankly I'll believe it when I see it.

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