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05-29-2013, 12:18 PM
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Originally Posted by RJ8812 View Post
I agree as well. I nrelation to that, this team lacks players that hit. Aside from Simmonds, and the Schenn brothers, we have no one that throws their weight around on a consistent basis. With Minny's cap problems they may have to move Clutterbuck, and if so, Homer should definitely inquire about him. He's the perfect 3rd liner, that can also kill penalties and is always at the top of the league in hits. He'll be an RFA this summer and was making $1.4m
I think this case is being overstated. Beyond Simmonds and the Schenns, the Flyers have a number of physical players: Hartnell, Rinaldo, Talbot, Rosehill (when dressed), Grossmann, the good Coburn, and McGinn (if he cracks the roster). Neither Giroux nor Voracek shy away from physical play, Read doesn't stand out either way, and Couturier will get stronger as he fills out.

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