Posted 01 May 2013 - 10:06 AM
Not to mention he's doing this with an inexperienced D in front of him. Just wait till this D gets solid.
I think what we saw towards the end of the season, is truly what we should expect from Howard and the D corps.
Now not 2 shutouts every 5 games kind of deal, but very solid, smart play.
Everyone seems to have a role and know what it is now that Dekeyser has stepped up.
In the next few years I think you see this D rounding into the Wings D we saw after the last lockout with potential to be as good as the D was recently.
They will never replace Lids, but Dekeyser's style is similar enough that now they can began to reshape the D the way it was a few years back.
They just need to replace the Rafalski/Schnieder blast from the point, maybe that is Quincey, the crappy announcers last night loved his shot!
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