Tinordi and Bournival make the Habs!
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09-27-2013, 10:56 AM
Join Date: Aug 2005
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Murray, who Bergevin signed to add a physical presence on the team, isn't going to sit. He fills a desperate need of ours. He'll be in the top six when fully healthy. So will Tinordi and Bouillon. Diaz is the guy who'll likely fill in for someone who's struggling.
Veteran players aren't signed to ride the pine in the NHL unless they significantly struggle. It's just not done that way.
Agree re Murray as he was just brought over, but do we think Bouillon would object to sitting say three out of four games through October? In my mind a declining vet like Cube would not mind being in the press box if that's what coach thinks is best for the team, it certainly doesn't hurt his development or confidence or whatever. Plus he'd have plenty of time to opine for RDS
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