Thread: Proposal: Avs/Jets/Pens
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01-09-2014, 04:30 PM
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Originally Posted by cgf View Post
Seriously. Few dmen in the league are as smart with their positioning and stick as enstrom, add his skating and great puckskills and he's a borderline #1, and definitely a top pairing guy, especially when you consider how much he's been cleaning up after Buff.

He and EJ would be a great Roy-first pairing, smart and excellent defenders who can skate and are smooth with the puck.
If he was 5 inches taller and 40 lbs heavier, he'd easily be a #1D. His only knock is his size, and the right partner can take care of most of that.

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