(Podcast) Ruopp leading developing Prince George squad

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  1. HF Article

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    [​IMG]Photo: Prince George Cougars defenseman and Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Sam Ruopp has captained the Cougars for the past two seasons (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)


    </p>At some point, every hockey team determines who will wear the “Câ€. Whether it is a coach’s decision or one made by the players, a team captain plays an important leadership role both on and off the ice. For Sam Ruopp, the honor and responsibility came at a rather young age during his WHL career.

    “He’s our captain for a reason,†said Prince George Cougars head coach Mark Holick in his typically emphatic tone.… read more

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    By taking undisciplined penalties?
     
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    They do take a lot of penalties although they play a style most teams abandon now (sadly, due to the sad state of the sport). So I enjoy that aspect of watching the Cougars. Wish more teams would play physical and rough up opponents. Problem with the Cougars is they don't have enough skill. You can get away with that if you have enough talent.
     

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