Thread: Post-Game Talk: Rangers @ Flyers (3-2) [W]
View Single Post
09-18-2013, 04:33 PM
Barbara Underhill
Barbara Underhill's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Montana
Country: United States
Posts: 13,274
vCash: 500
Originally Posted by -31- View Post
I think however its used, its completely meaningless.

Stamkos is a good goal scorer because of the quantity of the goals he scores, not the quality.
Yes and no.

If he didn't score high quality goals would he score as many?

That's what separates him from average goal scores.

But I do agree the phrase is silly, not so much when used to describe a player on HF as when it's used by announcers who have nothing original to say. At least when you read it in a description you know what the person is trying to say, instead of when someone deflects one off their skate and the announcer says it.

Barbara Underhill is offline   Reply With Quote