Thread: Proposal: Higgins to the Islanders
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03-26-2009, 12:06 AM
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Originally Posted by grabo84 View Post
Higgins has elite speed though, which was a huge hole in Ryder's game. I put a lot of value on speed, so Higgins appeals to me as a player.
I see Higgins topping out as a second line player. Not too shabby, but I don't think he'll ever put up the big numbers. Think top-end defensive forward.. average of 50-60 points a year.

I can't speak on what I know.. but the Islanders organization being interested in the other Long Island native is no secret at this point.

SHOULD Komisarek sign on the dotted line, perhaps a deal is worked out to bring over his friend.

Otherwise.. I don't see any deal working out.. and if something was going to be done I imagine the deadline was the place. Much smoke, no fire.

This may take on a McCabe type rumour story, and we should all end it now.

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