Thread: Injury Report: Ruff updates injuries and roster
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09-30-2009, 01:46 PM
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I just don't see an NHL player in him. I've watched him in person for numerous games and have come away extremely underwhelmed every time. He's all hype with no substance IMO.

He gets knocked off the puck far too easily, and just doesn't look like he belongs on the ice at the NHL level to me. I hope I'm wrong, but my gut says he's a Jody Gage career AHLer type player.
I think that's a bunch of bull. He's short, but he plays with a lot of intensity. He is tougher along the boards and less afraid to go into heavy traffic than a lot of guys much bigger than he is. I think you are expecting too much too fast from him. I think he will have a strong NHL career.

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