Save Isles' DP! Let him take rest of ...

Save Isles' DP! Let him take rest of season off

There are 1 comment on the Newsday story from Jan 14, 2009, titled Save Isles' DP! Let him take rest of season off. In it, Newsday reports that:

Anybody have a number for Roland Melanson? How about George Maneluk or Danny Lorenz? Surely, Ron Hextall must be available.

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jeffinfla

United States

#1 Jan 14, 2009
I'm fine with sitting DP on several fronts. 1st of all, thirteen years remain on his contract and it behooves the Isles to look at the big picture. Instead of chasing his tail trying to rush back, he can fully rehab. Secondly, the team is going nowhere and the barrage of shots he would face most nights could mess with his physche. Lastly, I watched a lot of the WJC and we HAVE to get John Tavares. The kid is the real deal and was a man amongst boys even though many of the players were already drafted and a year ahead of him.

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