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12-08-2009, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Trxjw View Post
I'm not thrilled with the idea that Sather is grooming Messier to take over the job.

Still, I have to think that Mess is intelligent enough to realize that the most successful teams around the league aren't building through free agency.

If Messier can garner the same sort of respect that Sather has amongst NHL GM's, while bringing something of a "New NHL" mentality to the fold, I think he could do well enough. But that all remains to be seen.
I listened to an interview with Mess, on satellite radio.

He sounds pretty adamant about building a team from within.

But who knows.

We can only wait and see what happens.

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