The U wrote:I've said it 5 times already this year....but Despres should never be scratched. Ever. Again. At both ends of the ice he's good, and he has size and physicality. And you need him to gain experience now so by playoff time he's ready to roll.
On a related note, is Eaton proving serviceable enough that if/when we need to trade a defenseman away, Bortuzzo is gone?
He's been great, the only time he makes me nervous is behind his own net, sometimes gets himself in trouble, but he usually gets out of it