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06-14-2013, 01:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Beendair Donedat View Post
Anyone who knows Bergevin shouldn't be surprised at this move. He's often stated, including on 24CH, that "you can never have enough defensemen." Drewiske is a depth move, and can play a limited role as a sixth man in case of injury. Boullion shouldn't be there, but much like Desharnais, he's a Francophone and that will always be a factor in Montreal.

Cheap price for depth, Drewiske isn't a top 4 guy but he's not as bad as some would have you believe.
huh?

I really don't think them being francophone has anything to do with their ice time. DD maybe got a chance because of Carbo and he played great when the team sucked. Last year he wasn't the best, but he isn't a minor league player. Cube slowed down a lot last year, and I don't expect him to play much if others can prove they deserve the ice time more. Established players get the benefit of the doubt until a young guy can prove that they deserve to play over him.

Nothing to do with them being able to speak French.

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