Thread: Player Discussion: Chris Kreider
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04-21-2013, 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Callagraves View Post
Anyone think it's possible that they told Kreider that he's very much playing a 4th line role, and to work on decision making, defensive play, board work, and not to feel any pressure offensively? Considering that those are some of his weak spots, I'd like to see him work on those a bit extra.
I think that's exactly what happened.


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Originally Posted by Kershaw View Post
That's what they did to our top prospect Anisimov in 2009 after coming off of full PPG season in the AHL, big size and tons of skill. Very similar description to Kreider. They played him with goons like Shelly. He has forever been scarred.
We have very different memories of that time. AA played with Shelley and Prust for a short time and was extremely effective.

How has he been scarred? I don't think he's capable of much more than he's done.

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