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02-09-2013, 08:06 PM
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Nick Petrecki

lets take a chance and grab him. Cant be worse than some we have

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lets take a chance and grab him. Cant be worse than some we have
the team needs more of an offensive threat from the defense, he's not much of a threat, this team needs another d-man with a good slap shot.

this team has too many hitter d-men.

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the team needs more of an offensive threat from the defense, he's not much of a threat, this team needs another d-man with a good slap shot.

this team has too many hitter d-men.
I think when Mez gets back healthy we will be fine on D. He has a nice shot from up top and he can pinch very effectively etc.

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If it ain't broke, don't fix it. The defense has been fine and unless we have an opportunity to add some offense to the blueline, I don't think we should change anything.

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If it ain't broke, don't fix it. The defense has been fine and unless we have an opportunity to add some offense to the blueline, I don't think we should change anything.
I agree with you ! Our D is playing pretty damn solid Hockey in my view. They have their moments certainly, but nothing to worry about at this time unless another injury comes along.....

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Nah. We don't need him or the type of player he is.

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instead of who?

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I think when Mez gets back healthy we will be fine on D. He has a nice shot from up top and he can pinch very effectively etc.
Agreed.
However, I'm not sure what to expect from a player who had to undergo back surgery, archilles tendon surgery, and now a dislocated shoulder all within more or less a year.
His skating is affected a little as well as his slapshot I guess and mobility and upper body strength may also not be the same for a while...

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They didn't claim Boychuk, so this probably won't happen.

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Pass. The defense has not been an issue for the most part. Foster has been pretty bad at times, but Gervais has been fine as a bottom pairing guy. I don't see the need to bring in a guy like Petrecki at this point. If Mez (or someone other than Gervais/Foster) is out for good at some point, then I think I'd rather have someone better than Petrecki. I wouldn't mind getting someone to replace Foster at some point as the 7th D-man, but I can live with him on a limited basis for now.

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