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01-09-2009, 03:26 AM
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nik jr
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Originally Posted by FissionFire View Post
These results really beg the question of whether or not Kharlamov is being overrated by us and Tretiak underrated. The people who saw those players on a consistent basis seemed to feel Tretiak was the better player as far as voting goes. Makarov too. Could we be overrating him too much because of his Summit Series play?
i think makarov is very underrated. he may have been the best winger of the '80s.
and fetisov may have been the best D of the '80s.

OTOH, look at the voting in the '80s. it's completely dominated by CSKA. CSKA won the soviet championship from '78-'89.

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