Thread: Jarkko Immonen
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08-08-2008, 02:07 AM
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Brian Boyle
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Originally Posted by sakukoivu2003 View Post
When could it be and what impact could he have?
none. impact doesn't describe Jarkko Immonen in the slightest. he can keep up with the play, but not contribute to it.

if he would have played a longer tenure with the Rangers, fans would have grown tired of him. guarantee it.

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Originally Posted by Levitate View Post
His skating most definitely was an issue. He wasn't a terrible skater, but he wasn't fast enough for what the Rangers wanted in a top 6 forward, maybe even for a 3rd line center. And there's no way he was going to stick around for 4th line duty when he could go back to Finland and probably get paid well and play 1st line minutes
plus the Rangers already have a much better 4th line center.

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