"They drive the bus, no question about that," forward Jannik Hansen said Wednesday. "When you're missing your No. 1 and No. 2 center you have some very big holes in your lineup."
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"He's so fast, so skilled," forward Jannik Hansen said. "You want to make sure that he doesn't get easy opportunities, odd man rushes - make sure he's coming through three or four guys. ... You can't contain guys like that. It's not easy."
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