Defense wins championships. It’s cliché, but true. Since 2005, just seven teams have won the Stanley Cup, and all of them had a steady set of defensemen. 1,292 more words
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The 2012 NHL draft was absolutely loaded with blue chip defensive prospects.
For much of that year leading up to the draft, there was a lot of chatter that Ryan Murray might be taken 1st overall but as often happens, Murray fell while the Oilers blew a foot off and selected yet another scoring winger who can’t play a 2 way game. 974 more words