What is REALLY wrong?
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04-25-2013, 10:31 AM
Join Date: Dec 2003
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It's pretty sad how inept they are, but I think that really speaks to the lack of actual offensive talent up front. The PP and how they run it is certainly a problem, but I've been saying for a long time how thin they were regarding an elite offensive player to build the pp around. They went into this season with all of none.
I'm coming around to the fact this might be the case, but the problem is two points:
1. There are several NHL teams with less high-end talent and better power plays. Several. And there have been each year since our PP has been this terrible.
2. A unit of Krejci-Seguin-Jagr-Hamilton and whoever is very talented. Mix in Soderberg, Bergeron and Marchand and you've got a top 10 crew in terms of talent. Obviously Seguin, Jagr and Hamilton are relative newcomers, but as of this morning, they have the talent. These guys should be producing at a higher clip. Jagr alone is one the best PP players in the entire league.
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