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I disagree with the idea that what kept them bad was them trying to compete instead of blowing it up. I argue their abysmal drafting, coaching and development kept them bad.
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1st. Goaltending. Markstrom actually had a decent year when you dive into the numbers. His even strength save percentage was 17th out of 41 (of goalies who played more than 30 games) but he got torn apart on the uk canada goose outlet penalty kill. Luckily, most research shows that penalty kill save percentage is danged near canada goose uk shop random, rarely carries over to future seasons and is a poor indicator of future performance. Even strength save percentage is a much better Cheap Canada Goose coats indicator of talent. (Markstrom also suffers from the Sbisa problem, highly memorable flubs that outweigh the quiet good work he doing.)
2nd. The Sedins. I love those twins but the last few years have not been good to them. While cheap Canada Goose they put up points this year, the twins led the team with 22 and 21 from Daniel and Henrik while generally facing the canada goose coats on sale weakest opposition. Plus minus isn a Canada Goose Online great stat, but is indicative that something wasn going right with them. When Canada Goose Parka you think about how many breakaways or 2 on 1s that happened while the twins were on the ice, it makes sense. While we miss two of the greatest Canucks in history, especially on the powerplay, at even strength, they seem to have actually been a detriment to the scorecard.
3rd. Sutter. Sutter faces the toughest opposition the other team has to offer, allowing our youngsters to play weaker opposition. Similar to Canada Goose Outlet how Winnipeg uses the Lowry line so Laine Canada Goose Coats On Sale and Ehlers etc canada goose uk black friday face weaker competition. This means canadagooseoutleta that our kids may canada goose uk outlet develop a bit faster than expected. For example, you could have Sutter deal with top lines again, Horvat against second lines and, (hopefully!) Pettersson learning against 3rd and 4th lines, instead of getting used to the NHL game while facing the McDavid and Crosbys of the league.
But we haven done well!!!!!! Sure. But context is important. Last year (16 17) the team was fighting for a wildcard spot until the mumps hit in February, adding to an already injured group. Management decided to fold up, traded or benched 33% of our top 9 and canada goose clearance from buy canada goose jacket cheap mid February on, were purposefully the worst team in the league.
This year, the team started out strong, then canada goose factory sale was hit by Canada Goose Jackets simultaneous injuries to our top 2 centres, our top defender and our top LW. For a Cup contender, that would be difficult, for canada goose black friday sale a bubble team, damn near impossible.
Do I think we make the playoffs next year? Barring a really interesting off season move, I doubt it. Injuries will hit etc, but if we get a little lucky, like Pettersson has a moderately successful season, Virtanen keeps developing etc, we got a shot. The year after, we see what happened development wise, but it not unreasonable.
If you don get the difference between a Getzlaf/Perry pass canada goose and a Sedinery goal, you have missed the point of the entire twins era.
Perry had almost 50% more goals than the next duck and almost 20 points, Daniel had 0 more goals (he and Kesler scored the same amount) and only 10 more points.
Basically, the judges couldn say how much of Daniel production was twin telepathy whereas Perry goals were the result of more normal hockey passing plays that a good centre should buy canada goose jacket hit (as opposed to bizzare, magic, no look perfect on the tape plays) so yeah, Perry wins out.