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Doug Harvey or Bobby Orr: Bigger Position Changer

View Poll Results: Who had the bigger influence on how today's NHLers play the position?
Doug Harvey 5 20.00%
Bobby Orr 20 80.00%
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12-04-2010, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by FiveForDrawingBlood View Post
Canadiens 1958....was that you on FAN590 this morning? Talking about New Year's Eve game 1975
No it wasn,t.

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12-04-2010, 04:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Canadiens1958 View Post
No it wasn,t.
You the guy who wrote the book on Jacques Plante? Maybe I have you mixed up with another poster

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12-04-2010, 05:05 PM
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I wonder if Orr would have gotten the ok from the coach doing his end-to-end rushes in todays hockey? The game is much tighter and the smallest slip of a d-man creates a scoring opportunity. And if a d-man today is more inclined to participate in the offense people are fast labeling him as a forward, e.g. Mike Green.

Back to the question. This sums it up nice:
Originally Posted by Jacques Trap View Post
Harvey revolutionized the defense position.

Orr revolutionized the whole damn game...

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