Found April 04, 2013 on The Pensblog:
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Shero made a lot of big moves last week. But sometimes the small deals pay off the biggest. Even though he said he was done, Shero got the veteran Jussi Jokinen for a pick, mostly because Jim Rutherford, GM of the Canes, screwed up. Here is what the new Double J is about.   Faceoffs, faceoffs, faceoffs Jokinen, despite being listed as a left winger, took the third-most faceoffs with the Canes last season: He was in the same place this year, as well. No question a smaller sample size, but for the role he could play here you can see why he was bought in. This season, he is winning 59% of his faceoffs. Upgrade across the board No disrespect to Joe Vitale at all, but Jokinen is an immediate upgrade to what looks like Vitale's spot in the lineup. (Could also be Tanner Glass): Comparison via dobberhockey: Jokinen can kill penalties, as well. Like we said, massive upgrade to the Pens' bottom six. He is also third all-time in s...
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