Yea....proposal was so unbelievably a no-brainer, that I can see why Holland barely had time to put on his bathrobe and slippers before he slam hit "accept" on that deal.... all the while laughing like a maniac....
The cook caught him COMPLETELY by surprise when he told him Calgary was on the other line...……
In all seriousness, I was one of those who also thought that if one of Neal-Lucic was going to rebound, it would be Neal.
Not all sure why he wasn't successful in Calgary, but JR made some pretty sound observations as to possible causes.
Neal is and always has been the more complete hockey player of the two, like him or not.
I will add that perhaps team style might have something to do with it.
Calgary, at their core, have always been a defense first type team.
Sure, they have more of