Thread: News Article: Canucks sign Evan Oberg (Official)
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04-06-2009, 12:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Drop the Sopel View Post
I'm saying there is no chance whatsoever he'll play an NHL game. I think your expectations are way too high for this kid that wasn't even drafted. You're putting too much pressure on him setting yourself up for a massive failure when he inevitably heads over to Europe.

Your expectations are far too high.
I'm not going with the "no chance" thing, but I agree with you that expectations are too high.

I'm all for organizational depth and player development, but this sudden craziness for college free agents underscores that vast majority that don't pan out.

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