Backes had as a player at best in the early 2010s, when romuluinen force attack of the problem St. Louis Blues shirt in over 30 goals and over 60 power points.
Game in the NHL has changed Backesin the peak year, significantly faster, which is why the slow and unwieldy striker is no longer going to fit into the Boston play in the assembly.
Backesin want to play is, however, unimaginably hard. Thus, he has proposed the other day coach Bruce Cassidy that he could take a fighter, if it would keep her included in the composition.
The Hockey News veteran reporter Ken Campbell have to yank the attacker's solution to the completely absurd. Of course, many others have ended up with the same solution, when skills are not enough, but Backesin the situation is completely different.
– most of these other guys are younger, who are trying desperately to get to the NHL, while Backes is a 34-year-old veteran. Therefore, the decision has other, more confusing, Campbell reasoned.Bleak history
the Former järjettömämmän Backesin decision makes it that the man has a history of any head trauma. Campbell says the striker is received only in Boston for at least three concussions, even though he has played for the club in just over two season.
And now he put himself in attack regularly, Campbell is amazed.
This has indeed gone. Backes is namely a fight with Cassidy, after discussion three times in the last four games. The pace is ferocious, although Backes had been fighting even before the new role therefore the NHL to 28 times.
in a Way, Campbell still understand Backesin.
– Backes is an honest man. Her most likely hate to make six million dollars a season, if he can't give anything concrete to the team.
Backes sacrifice so himself for the team. He's aware of it, you won't be able to bring just about any add had a block in the game, but one hundred pounds-järkäleenä he is still a deterrent on the physical side.
– It is an admirable vision, but also unnecessary and dangerous. It can be severe and long-lasting effects after he quit hockey.
And let's get one thing clear: this is not gonna end well, Campbell writes.a Dangerous example
If a similar solution would make the player who has left the school without visiting, and he could do nothing else than play hockey, the decision can be understood. Backesin however, the situation is another.
– He's really, really smart guy, who could leave the game tomorrow, and employers should immediately line up, Campbell knows.
Backes went to minnesota's High School (high school) through the three-year average of 4.0. At the same time he played hockey at the top level and developed a self-NHL-player. Man hobby flying, defend animal rights and supports responsible breeding.
– If someone so intelligent a player wants to make such a decision, how can anyone expect a desperate and unskilled player to do otherwise?the club's responsibility?
Campbell raises in her text also highlights the Boston responsibility for the situation. Why the club gave the player, who has a concussion background, to sacrifice himself in such a cruel way?
– Whether the Bruins so much more difficult opponent Backesin with? Maybe. Therefore, the following most likely supports him instead of trying to talk him out of the situation, Campbell to consider.
the Team inside Backesin solution to admire.
– We're coaching the management and players really appreciate it. The fact that he put himself on the line for the team, is management, Cassidy said The Hockey News.
Campbell hope that Backes would soon have second thoughts.
– He has a daughter and a lovely wife, whom he met already in kindergarten. He has a life in hockey after.
Backesin the current contract to the boston Bruins, with the ends until the summer of 2021.
– the Last two years in the NHL may be to him very difficult – if he lasts that long.