It Get’s Tricky With Niki

Posted: 13th October 2009 by Light the Lamp in NHL
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The Jackets are riding high right now. They haveámatched their best start in franchise history (2003-2004) going 3-1 in their first four games. Back in those days the Jackets were pretending as they dropped their next six games... Now-a-days it's all about contending as the Jackets look to make a repeat trip into the playoffs. This post however isn't about terrific start for the team, but the slow start for an individual. That individual being rookie blue chip sniper Nikita Filatov. No individual should be bigger than the team and the most important thing are notches in the win column. Of course there is the rub. The Jackets find themselves in an interesting position really for the first time in their nine year history. How do you balance winning with grooming young blue chip talent? It's ...

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It Get’s Tricky With Niki

Posted: 13th October 2009 by Light the Lamp in NHL
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The Jackets are riding high right now. They haveámatched their best start in franchise history (2003-2004) going 3-1 in their first four games. Back in those days the Jackets were pretending as they dropped their next six games... Now-a-days it's all about contending as the Jackets look to make a repeat trip into the playoffs. This post however isn't about terrific start for the team, but the slow start for an individual. That individual being rookie blue chip sniper Nikita Filatov. No individual should be bigger than the team and the most important thing are notches in the win column. Of course there is the rub. The Jackets find themselves in an interesting position really for the first time in their nine year history. How do you balance winning with grooming young blue chip talent? It's ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - NHL
Article written by Light the Lamp

Comments are closed.