These are the exact words that can be used to describe New York Rangers' defenseman Michael Del Zotto's new two-year deal with the club.
There is no doubting Del Zotto's offensive skills. Last season, Del Zotto was fifth on the team in the regular season with 41 points (10 goals and 31 assists) while adding another 10 (2 goals and 8 assists) in 20 postseason games.
Del Zotto has a great shot, knows how to make solid outlet passes and is not afraid to the rush puck up the ice. The 22-year-old blueliner also has excellent vision and knows how to creat offense.
While all of that is great, it is his defensive game that still needs some work. For everry great pass Del Zotto made, there were also ones that were very dangerous and led to turnovers. Continue reading "More than Fair"