CERV96 wrote:TV trade
skullman80 wrote:I don't think Staal makes that much of a difference as far as the Boston series goes. Maybe we win a game and score 4 goals instead of 2, but yeah.
shmenguin wrote:if he didn't trade staal, i think we most likely win the boston series. he leaves next year, of course, but we'd still be playing hockey right now.
RisslingsMissingTeeth wrote:Considering the nothingness that Staal did for the Hurricanes, I don't think he would've changed anything here.
But you're seriously drinking the kool-aid (both pro-Staal and anti-Sutter), if you think that Staal's presence would have turned getting swept into beating Boston.