Back probably, at least, 10 years ago, coaches would number their lines one through four. In those days, your top center would play with your No. 1 left winger and so on. Those days are long gone as coaches don’t number lines anymore.
This is a concept that most fans and some media members just can’t get a grasp of. Ralph Krueger said, “I generally think there’s the Larsson line, there’s the Eichel line, there’s the Johansson line and there’s the Mittelstadt line and really there are different roles at different times. Read More