Thread: Speculation: What to do about Toby?
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04-19-2013, 03:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Gump Hasek View Post
Well, I'd see your point if Crosby's main job was to defend against men that are much larger than him, but it isn't so am a bit confused as such... given that your example doesn't really qualify as analogous, whatsoever. Perhaps you could have chosen instead an example of an undersized d-man that has been often injured of late; can't think of many of those though because most teams use sizable d-men in their top pairs. Wonder why?
crosby's main work place peril is being hit by big D-men. (ignoring the rare puck to the face of course).
you stated enstrom's main work place peril is being hit ('ragdolled' in your words) by big forwards.

Apparently neither can handle those conditions very well, so they should be replaced by your logic, regardless of their performance in their given role.

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