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04-21-2013, 09:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Lionel Mandrake View Post
Fully agree with this. People are turning Emelin's absence into something it is not. Emelin wasn't on the ice for 60 min a game before yet the other Ds didn't look like pylons as they do now. This isn't Chris Pronger or Zdeno Chara we're talking about, he's an average D who was having an average year. His loss is nothing renewed focus and confidence can't compensate for.
Bingo. I wonder if people actually watched Emelin when he played. Solid dman, but he made a lot of mistakes.

The Habs problems are much bigger than just missing Diaz or Emelin for an extended period of time.

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