Goalie can't stop the puck, D outside of Salo and Hedman has been bad outside of the first ten games or so. They are underperforming, too, right now. The forwards aren't defensively responsible enough and lack two-way ability little too much.
Building winner takes time. I think most are happy with he's work, can't blame him. A lot of people won't Boucher fired and Cooper to step in.
Thanks for your intelligent response. I wonder if Stevie Y is driving "the tank" this year. Get a high draft pick after only a few months of subpar hockey.
I expect the Lightning to break out in a year or two.
Tortorella had a nice outburst in his presser...if he coached here, the players would be turtled in the fetal postion.
George McPhee....The Teflon GM. 15 years of failure and counting....
6 - Number of playoff series the Capitals have won since George McPhee took over as General Manager in 1997 (which makes him the third-longest-tenured GM in the League), three of which came in McPhee's first season on the job.