ADDIN BITE TO BALANCE
THE BIG OFFENSIVE weapon is now Paul Stastny. Alex Steen and David Backes are two-way performers, while Jaden Schwartz, T.J. Oshie and the emerging Vladimir Tarasenko provide support that is balanced. The mobile defensemen have the potential to produce more than they do, but the system limits it. Jake Allen will eventually take over from Brian Elliott in net.