Habs' off-season moves (all trades, proposals & free agent talk here) III
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05-26-2013, 09:02 AM
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All I can think of when I see a hypothetical Regehr/Subban pairing is the following:
Regehr's age and physically taxing style of play long ago caught up with him, reducing him to little more than a mediocre bottom pairing defenseman. Once, he might have been a solid partner for Subban given their complimentary styles of play, but now PK would have far greater difficulty carrying him than he does elevating Gorges or Markov who are, at this point, more or less second-pairing defensemen at even strength. Regehr is simply old and busted.
Regehr is still an effective #4-5 guy, he isn't the player he was 3-4 years ago but still and effective player that would help us now plus help the kids develop.
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