Thread: Confirmed with Link: Subban wins the Norris!!!!! (per Reality)
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06-16-2013, 08:00 AM
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Originally Posted by habs03 View Post
He makes a perfect captain with how he talks and deals with the media, but I don't think he has enough respect around the league, which is really cuz some other players are just haters. I think it's clear Gorges is the next captain of this team, I could see Subban get an "A" in the next couple of years, and maybe be a captain in his 30 when his game kinda cooled off, ex Chelios.
A team captain has nothing to do with how a player deals with the external media and everything to do with how he's perceived by his teammates in the locker room. By all accounts (whatever that's worth) PK is probably liked/tolerated in the room, but isn't the guy other players would go to for wisdom and leadership. Sure, it could change. As you say, he might get an "A" eventually, but I see him on the panel of HNIC before I see him ever getting a "C".

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