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11-16-2008, 08:53 PM
Very slippery slope
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Originally Posted by Ian View Post
I haven't seen him play much, but from the small samples of what I've seen and read, I'd say a comparable NHL player would be Nik Antropov. Above average size and decent physicality/hitting, good hands with a nice release, not a liability at either end but lacking somewhat in skating speed/agility.

I'm no scout but if you wanted me to take a wild guess (assuming he becomes a NHL player which is not a absolute at this point), I'd say his best case ceiling is Getzlaf, more realistic would be Antropov, and minimum would be a Voros.
He's a much better skater than Big Nik.

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