He has played 6 games in the playoffs with the current squad. Why don't you give him longer than that to prove himself. And how can you say his style "isn't conducive to playoffs" when he had 17 points in 18 games in 02-03 with Minnesota?
NHL would **** its pants if that happened. I know it would be good from a hockey perspective, but the womans gymnastics would get the same rating as that on a tuesday night, unfortanately.
Don't know if I totally agree with that. Both markets are known for turning up the enthusiasm when their teams are great. You're talking about the 12th and 16th largest TV markets in the country. I think there would be some pretty good ratings.