randy wrote:Both teams are struggling, which one has the better group? It will be interesting to watch through the coming seasons and see which one comes out ahead.
Pens: Orpik, Whitney, Welch, Scuderi, Lannon, Letang/Bissonette
Chicago: Keith, Seabrook, Barker, Wisnewski, Vandermeer, Richmond
ziggystardust wrote:Pitts wrote:It amazes me how impatient people are for the young men to develop Gaucho. If it were up to them, we'd never give a defensemane (or a forward for that matter) more than a month to perform.
This team is extremely YOUNG! They need time people. And, I'm not talking 2 weeks here. It will be 2 seasons before you see these kids perform at the level they should.
If management shows no patience with the players why should the fans?
anyway, I don't think people are "giving up" on whitney. Clearly though, he shouldn't be playing in the NHL. He isn't developing and he's hurting the big club right now.