They have been terrible for over a month now. Agree or disagree?
And no, that's not why. Go look at everyone's ice time. Jurko got about as many minutes in THE GAME as them. Same with Weiss. Don't kid yourself. Babcock chose not to play them.
Jurko's screen on Datsyuk's second goal was great. Just saying
Regular Season average even strength min/game:
First game of the playoffs:
It's really not as big a deal as you're making it out to be...
Helm also played the most of any forward (20min) and Glendening played 18min.
It was pretty clear the minutes for our forwards were heavily influenced by match-ups.
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