Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Frank Vatrano Out at BC

Multiple websites have confirmed our report that BC freshman forward Frank Vatrano would in fact be withdrawing from the school. While I have no details to reveal, Coach York was asked about the situation today by The Heights sports writer Greg Joyce and he replied " Vatrano has withdrawn from the university, per policy at BC, we're not allowed to discuss". Obviously, this is a tough situation for all partires involved but in the end, it is my hope that Vatrano gets everything straightened out and is back on the ice again whether it be in college hockey or some other league.

Anyway, with Vatrano gone, let's take a look at what the lineup is shaking up to be like.

Johnny G- Mullane- Whitney

Hayes- Arnold- Straight

Smith- Sit-Linell

Spiro- Brown- Silk

Here were the power play units-

First Unit- 

Johnny G- Mullane- Linell


Second Unit-

Hayes- Arnold-Straight

Wey- Doherty/Jeke

Yes, Vatrano leaves a little bit of a hole up front but the first two lines will be fine even if the staff decides to drop Steven Whitney down to the second line and move Linell up to first line and drop Straight with Smith and Sit. It's confusing but it's really not that different of a lineup, I kind if like the Smith-Sit-Linell combination because of the speed and the ability that all three guys have in their own end. If there are anymore changes in the next few days, I will be sure to update you as soon as I can.

Until next time,


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