I was thinking that as well...
When I think of Hak the first thing that comes to mind is "meh." I really hate his handling of the goalies and think he tries to outsmart himself with the lineups changes. He certainly appears to play favorites which really is a concern. IMO, the coach should ice the best team night in and night out.
RE: Colin McDonald, he's a nice player for that bottom 6 role in the NHL, but in the AHL he's just a nice player which allows him to also exhibit his leadership skills. I think he's far more valuable in LHV being the man and holding kids accountable than he would be playing 6 minutes a night for the big club.
I think our 4th line as constituted is great, and don't see McD as an upgrade to Lehetra or Weal. I think his situation is a case where he's perfect doing what he's doing.
Oh no doubt so let's get Sam his shot and let him take his lumps now and get them out the way so by the 2nd half of the season they all can be playing together....it isn't like Manning isn't playing like shiit every other play it seems still taking dumb bone penalties i see.
At least Morin has upside to bring to the club. They need what he would bring.
But continue to skate out mediocre Dmen to go with the mediocre goalie....these points right now are just important as th