Easton wrote:burghsportsguys wrote:I see Whitney very high on a lot of the lists, but I don't think they're missing him at all. In fact, if they were to deal Whitney for a scoring winger, this team would be much better positioned to make a run at the Cup.
Are you kidding me? This team severely misses Whitney right now. Him and Gonchar being out is the reason we can't make a breakout pass to save our lives.
And we've had significantly fewer breakdowns in our own zone as well. It's the give and take with offensive defensmen.