HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Metropolitan Division > New York Rangers
Notices

Oilers interested in Tom Renney

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
05-25-2009, 03:45 PM
  #51
NYR Lunchbox
Registered User
 
NYR Lunchbox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: New Jersey
Country: United States
Posts: 572
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ih8theislanders View Post
very defensive. And I don't think he's sturn enough to turn Penner around.
and dont count on your power play anymore

NYR Lunchbox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
05-25-2009, 04:12 PM
  #52
Ola
Registered User
 
Ola's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Sweden
Country: Sweden
Posts: 17,226
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by OilGagner89 View Post
What kind of style does Renney coach... Do you think he would be able to work and turn around some of the players that are expected to be better? cough *Penner* cough.
He probably had one of the most offensive mindsets in the league, but he isn't very good at adopting...

He needs creative centers and players overall who can hold onto the puck.

You need to remember that Renney developed his "philosopy" when rebuilding Hockey Canada's approch gooing into International Tournaments. Its a system designed to work with handpicked players.

In NY Slats really tryed to get him thooes type of players -- but failed miserably. I definitly thought Chris Drury would fit in really well, but after seeing him a week in NY it was obvious that he definitly was the worst center we had, worse then Betts, at gooing deep and collecting a puck. Like a classic center ability that he just couldn't carry out in the NHL.

He needs D's who can move the puck, Redden can pass the puck but never trys to skate with it if their isn't a passing option available.

Ola is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:14 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.