Thread: Proposal: Minnesota - Toronto
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07-30-2013, 11:29 AM
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Originally Posted by heusy_79 View Post
I still see Liles as a decent second pairing type who is worth his cap hit. His style and contract just aren't a fit in Toronto. He can still be an effective dman ( and is much better than Gilbert IMO) but I can understand that he doesn't fit the Wild's needs.
Fair enough. I do agree he is a slight upgrade over Gilbert. I was more referring to his skillset more than the actual player. I was not clear in that regard. Although I was never terribly impressed with JM Liles when he was an Avalanche. Not a bad player by any means, just not someone I ever coveted. It sounds like his play has fallen off a bit in Toronto. Although as I never see his play first hand I can only go by hearsay.

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