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05-18-2010, 01:59 AM
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Originally Posted by koh19 View Post
I don't exactly know why Ambuhl didn't have success in the AHL last year with Harford but this guy belongs in the NHL. He's been dominant in the Olympics in Vancouver, he's been outstanding so far in these worlds.

He signed a 3 year deal with Zurich but has an NHL clause until July 15th. It would be a pity if nobody in the NHL signs him.
Ambühl has ZERO Business in the NHL.... and I'm swiss too. He clearly proved that he's not capable of doing that step. Any player that is not drafted in the first 2 rounds must prove himself on the farm, in a 3rd or 4th line role. If you prove to be good, your stock raises and you get other opportunities. Ambühl didn't.

Sorry guys, but if we all put away our lovely red'n'white Swiss sunglasses, the only guys from Switzerland currently belonging to the NHL are Mark Streit, Luca Sbisa, Jonas Hiller and Nino Niedderreiter (in 2-3 years).

Maybe give Roman Wick a chance, he is at least a big guy. But the rest from the Swiss team has no business in the NHL.

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