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09-03-2013, 09:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Teufelsdreck View Post
PK can skate, can't he? Muscle is denser than fat.
Hockey is still largely dominated by skill , speed and quickness. If you start getting too thick and muscle bound , then you become a lesser player not a better one.

Tinordi in order to maintain his very good mobility for his size, can't fill out to 275-280lbs to be built like Subban because that body type probably wouldn't work for him.

Other than Byfuglien, most tall players don't get over 245-250lbs, and Byfuglien would be a better player if he lost 30lbs. Scott is probably the 2nd biggest NHL guy but he's like 6'9" or 6'10" and not very fast/agile.

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