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03-26-2009, 07:48 PM
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Originally Posted by seventieslord View Post
Guryshev was a three-time all-star. though he led the league in goals once, he was not near the top in the other years he was an all-star. This tells me he did the little things well to get recognition. thoughts on that?
(By Groshev I assume you mean Guryshev.) Guryshev was a 3-time all-star, Shuvalov was a 5-time all-star. The Double-A pick looks stellar in comparison to the AAA pick.

Shuvalov is cited as doing the little things well. I don't want to make assumptions about a player's all-around game unless there's evidence for it. It's a question mark.

I don't treat this as a fantasy game, as you know. We are amateur hockey historians, displaced in a galaxy far from the History board home we came from, trying to make our way back home. (Just add Cylons and we've got the hockey odyssey version of BSG)

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