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05-11-2014, 02:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Bryson View Post
You still gotta score goals in order to win games so pick your poison. I'd need to look at some stats in order to see how much of a liability he is but someone recently said that the best players in the league lead with high give aways because it means they are touching the puck.

Atleast Briere's passes lead to something. DD just leads to nothing.
He scored two points. One on a PP in 2OT. That 2OT likely doesn't happen if the Briere turnover earlier in the game, which led to a Boston goal, does not happen.

The other play was off a Mike Weaver shot block, which got to Briere's stick, and then he passed it to Weise. The remainder of his minutes were either forgettable nothings or bad turnovers leading to Bruins scoring chances.

DD cannot face top competition and opposing first lines, but as a bottom line center with two big wingers, he is adequate.

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