Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: [WPG] Jets re-sign Zach Bogosian (7 years, $5.14M per)
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07-29-2013, 04:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Evgeny Oliker View Post
I have seen him play. He is a -42 in 297 games so far. He has had a -27 season and a -18 season. I'm not all about plus/minus, but I think its ok to look at very low plus/minus like a -27. After 5 seasons his career high is 30 points. This season he was on pace for just 34 points, so no real improvement offensively. Enstrom and Byfuglien are much better PP optoins.

So while he is in the same two-way mold as McDonagh, McDonagh is better defensively. McDonagh is a real shut-down 2-way (+54 for his career). If we ignore the plus/minus, he still does a better job of shutting down star players like Ovechkin. Bogosian I would not call a shut-down D...just a decent 2-way. If Bogosian was not picked 3rd overall, I dont think people on here would be gushing nearly as much about him

I wonder why McDonagh has a better plus minus.
Oh right the Rangers have been, whats the word, good.

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