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11-28-2008, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Roulin View Post
Regarding O'Byrne - I think, regardless of what anyone thinks about his future, right now he can be considered a marginal NHL defenceman. If Lever considers him way ahead of schedule, does that mean the organization expected O'Byrne to be still in the AHL at 24 years old? At that age, an AHL'er is probably a career AHL'er, or is going to Europe.
That's because he started in the NCAA at 19, so you usually don't have prospects in the AHL that are waiver eligible at age 24.

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