Originally Posted by gainerama
The injuries and lack of depth is a blessing for him right now. They got no choice but to keep throwing him out there. It's all valuable training for him, especially if he can stick with the Sedins and do all their dirty work in the corners and in front of the net for them.
He's going to be extra physical to make up for their lack of physicality, I am hoping he gets a decent shot to stay on that line when(if) Vancouver is healthy.