No he was not. before this year the last two years of the AHL he only missed two games and he was suspended for those.
Kid has be pretty healthy for as physical as he plays.
The only time he missed in junior was a broken jaw can't fault him for that.
While I agree, from what things looked like, not clearing the porch looked like a tactical choice for some reason, not as if someone was trying and failing.
Not saying I agree with it, and I'm in full agreement that Morin could be very good at this (though I'm not sure if he'd be better suited at shutting down passing lanes with that reach and his feet). Not saying I feel strongly either way other than they need him ut there.
He's got the Jack Adams locked up.
This is literally the antithesis of Hakstol is it not?
Gallant: "If you avoid making mistakes, you're not going to play a good game."
Hakstol: "Avoid making mistakes at all costs. If you don't, I will out you in the press box until Hextall sends you to the minors for fear of you getting fat on pop corn and pepsi."
Aside from Fleury (who to be fair, is playing absolutely out of his mind... better than he EVER did in
I still stand by what I've said all along and I haven't seen anything remotely telling me to change that opinion:
I like him as an X's and O's guy. But in game, behind the bench? He's lost.
After this season I'll add in that whatever he's telling the D men about coverage on odd man rushes and in sustained coverage their own end is back asswards.