Thread: Brad's Buy-out
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01-29-2014, 12:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Beacon View Post
I guess the thinking is that two above average second line centers (Step and Brad) plus one below average one (Brass) makes up for not having a 1C. Superior performance on the second and third line makes up for a slightly less than satisfying first line.

Also we would presumably be saving some money once Miller and Lindberg are ready to take over the bottom 6.
I just don't think it's unanimous that Richards is still an above average second line center at this point, let alone going forward.

I'd say he's a pretty standard 3rd line center at this point with some talent on the PP. He's incredibly replaceable, regardless of price.

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