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03-05-2014, 08:15 PM
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Originally Posted by topchowda View Post
Based on reports he could probably be an NHL shutdown D today if he was skating was NHL level
Ya, probably. He thinks the game very well, and is built like a tank (there's no way he's only 203)

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Musil needs to work on his first few steps as he's not explosive enough from starts, and his top speed is only adequate right now. I have no problems with his skating technique when I watch him. Some people just aren't fast-twitch muscle people, you know? He'd probably be one of the slowest on the team for a 100m sprint on track.
That was my exact view on him when he was with the Giants. I really hope he can improve his first step, but his skating in general isn't a weakness

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