Originally Posted by jmemek
In your piece on the J Staal trade you never mention how this will affect Dalpe. Do you think they will move him to wing with one of the brothers or will he play third line duty for many years? Or traded maybe
I don't think it affects him a whole lot. He was awful last year in Carolina - seemed to think he had a role guaranteed and played like it. He'll slide in on L3 if he has a strong camp, just as he would have done without the trade.
He's a center. I think he'll be trade bait down the road.