Thread: Speculation: What to do about Toby?
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04-19-2013, 05:12 PM
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Originally Posted by truck View Post
How would playing on a lower pair minimize the impact of size? Lower pairs often play gross grinding hockey vs bottom 6 forwards. Top pairs face a lot lot of speed and smaller / skilled players. Speed / skill is a much better matchup for Toby than 3rd line muckers.
He is currently often being used in a #1 shutdown role that he is not suited to; too much 5V5 against other teams top lines in my own opinion. Your own mileage varies, apparently. Cool. I'm fine with differing views, no biggie either way.

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