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04-19-2013, 09:33 AM
Join Date: Jan 2008
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No that's a terrible way of seeing the game, 4th liners are pretty important.
Halpern gets noticed for his faceoff skills, Dumont gets noticed for his heart and his physical presence
Moen doesn't go unnoticed, he goes noticed for how much of a lazy ass he's become and for not doing the job he used to do, same goes for Armstrong who used to be a pest and who's now noticed for being a slower version of Pierre Dagenais
Moen has more of a physical presence than Dumont, kills penalities and is one of our best defensive forwards. Not sure if people expect him to fight every game or run around like a chicken with it's head cut off and try and hit everybody.
It's the same thing every year on here, the posters which each other into a frenzy and by the end of the year there are 2-3 players that "have to go". Then the following year they crap on somebody else and say how much better player X or Y is doing(mostly because they have lowered their own expectations of taht players to mind boggingly low levels).
Bourque is a prime example of that. Last year he was getting chances but was snakebitted, this year he comes in healthier and scores a few goals and everybody loves him.
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