vic wrote:Compare what AV did with Kassian this year to what Babcock did with Brunner.
Aaronp18 wrote:vic wrote:Compare what AV did with Kassian this year to what Babcock did with Brunner.
Brunner is 27 years old.
vic wrote:Kassian has more NHL experience than Brunner.
Kassian has grown up playing the North American game on North American Ice surfaces. Brunner had spent his whole career in Europe playing on a bigger ice surface with different rules.
Edit - If Kassian was 5 years older and had played his entire career over seas and started this season on the top line, you think he would have been treated any differently?
Topper wrote:Zach is an immature kid with a long history of immature screw ups. The kid's head needs to grow into his body and he'll be fine.
Coho is a mature kid with an immature body that will never grow.