Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 11/30/07 at 10:49 AM ET
from Mark Spector of the National Post,
“Shots from the perimeter,” San Jose coach Ron Wilson was saying on Wednesday, “they’re no longer dangerous.”
He could have said that 10 years ago, and likely did.
So the NHL is now officially chasing its tail. The major plank of the lockout rebuild—an effort to increase offence—is the most worrisome bit of regression.
Through Tuesday’s games, the average NHL game featured 5.4 goals. It was 6.2 per game at this point of the first post-lockout season,
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