No, not at all. I think the perfect scenario is your kid is on the second line. Not the worse player, but being challenged enough to get better. I think if your on the third line, maybe not such a great decision.
But I hear what your point was and I agree.
Can someone post link having a hard time finding results from 05 super series tournament
Same as Red Rangers
The entire youth program is a mess. At one time this was a destination. Now a dumping ground for friends and family. Look at the coaching list. Most never played a shift in highschool.