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What Defense/Defenseman would you rather have?

View Poll Results: Who would you rather have?
Nikolas Kronwall 67 87.01%
Any Ottawa Defender 10 12.99%
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10-13-2009, 05:14 AM
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Originally Posted by Xspyrit View Post
I'd trade Kuba for Kronwall



Even then, Ottawa could afford to lose of Phillips or Volchenkov if it was to add a supreme talent like Niklas Kronwall... who is very underated on HF IMO
Of course you would.

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10-13-2009, 06:16 AM
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Originally Posted by Ryan87 View Post
Well it certainly doesn't equal offensive play, he does everything defensively and he's good at all of it, one of the best hitters too, just ask Stalberg.

So is Kroner, just ask Havlat

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10-13-2009, 11:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Cam A Larry View Post
Of course you would.
I edited my post just to make you happy
Cool, isn't?

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10-14-2009, 12:27 AM
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Volchenkov's game revolves around shot blocking and physical play. Kronwall is not a shot blocker, but he's just as good if not better defensively and physically, is a far superior skater, and has more offensive skill in his right toe than Volchenkov has in his body. He would instantly be the best overall defenseman on almost any team in the league, especially Ottawa, who have a group of solid defensemen, but who are all pretty one-dimensional, being great in one zone and atrocious in the other. I would seriously consider trading Boyle for him, because Kronwall could be one of the best offensive defensemen in the game if he got any powerplay time in Detroit. He has no chance to produce offensively when two of the top 5 offensive defensemen in the league play on his team.

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10-14-2009, 05:06 AM
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Kronwall is miles ahead of Volchenkov offensively and is slightly better defensively.

Kronwall is actually pretty amazing.

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I would personally take Volchenkov, but I understand why someone would take the alternative.

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