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01-06-2014, 05:11 PM
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Originally Posted by fauxflex View Post
I disagree. Grossmann isn't the plodding slowpoke some think he is. I've seen him win races for pucks and to get back after pinching more often than he loses. As for Schenn, the Flyers have played two left handers together quite often, so I don't see why they couldn't play two right handers if need be..third option, a good defensive D man is easier to find in free agency or in trade than a mobile/offensive D man.
Well Grossmann still is rather immobile. Especially turning and such moves (my english is failing my a little right now).
Also lefties are far more trained in playing their off-side than righties are. I don't know the exact number, but there are a lot more lefties than righties, hence some have to play on the right which means they are used to do it.
What was the last pair of two right-handed D other than Jones-Weber (which was only formed because the Preds have more RHD than LHD and Josi got hurt)? Exactly.

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