Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Metropolitan Division > Columbus Blue Jackets
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2

Adam Pineault

Thread Tools
01-11-2008, 06:06 AM
Registered User
BritSabre's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Reading, UK
Country: England
Posts: 2,438
vCash: 500
Adam Pineault

One of my favourite non-Sabre prospects, but I don't know a great deal about him. I assume he's a potential top 6 power forward with a big shot who can hit, a bit like Dustin Brown? Am I way off with this?

Where do you see him playing in the future, how long before he's a regular?

BritSabre is offline   Reply With Quote
01-11-2008, 07:13 AM
Dr. Fire
What, me worry?
Dr. Fire's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Jacketstown, Ohio
Country: United States
Posts: 6,921
vCash: 500
He seems to be developing nicely with the Crunch. Has consistantly improved over time.

Real good numbers this year.

15 Adam Pineault RW GP 40 G 10 A 16 Pts 26 +3 PIM 42 PPG 2 SHG 3 Pt/G 0.65 Pim/G 1.05

I haven't followed him real closely, but it sounds like most of the HFers with a good read on him think he is a possibility to make the big club next year, but probably a sure thing after 1 more season with the Crunch.

Dr. Fire is offline   Reply With Quote
01-11-2008, 11:05 AM
Registered User
Macster's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Halifax, NS
Country: Canada
Posts: 5,972
vCash: 500
He's got good size and speed, and of course an awesome shot. His forte in the NHL will likely be as a third line player, with the potential to play the point on the PP.

He is a relentless PKer, so down the road if the NHL actually evolves the bottom six into specialists, Pineault would be a prototype. His shot would be money on the PP, his PKing, and 5 on 5 he's got the ability to play as a legit power forward and check.

I don't know if he has the offense that Brown has, but similar style.

Macster is offline   Reply With Quote
01-11-2008, 12:44 PM
LaCosta Nostra
Registered User
LaCosta Nostra's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Country: United States
Posts: 3,026
vCash: 500
Hitch has spoken of him a few times and it seems he really likes the kid.

LaCosta Nostra is offline   Reply With Quote

Forum Jump


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 03:05 PM.

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

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2015 All Rights Reserved.