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04-11-2010, 05:45 PM
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Originally Posted by RangerBoy View Post
Kovalchuk is so overrated. Atlanta was the same team without him and the Devils were a good team before Ilya. He has made no difference to that team either. If ten years of Sather at the helm hasn't destroyed this franchise,10 year deal for Kovalchuk will be the final death nail in the organization.
It's called marginals.

It's the Yankees thing all over again. When you are already elite, adding another elite player will only make you marginally better.

When you are mediocre, adding an elite player will make you substantially better because that's how much room you have to improve.

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