Thread: Confirmed with Link: Canucks Sign F Anton Rodin
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06-01-2010, 05:48 PM
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Originally Posted by YogiCanucks View Post
Yeah I believe the reason he dropped (and the reason Canucks thought he would be a steal) was because he was 5' 11" and ultra light pre draft (ilk of Zetterberg) they felt that he could be a good player but if he filled into his body a little bit more he would be a GREAT pick. (remember he was supposed to be our first rounder)
I see people saying that all the time, and I'm not saying it is untrue, but has there even been any concrete evidence of that? I've seen article and heard people say the Canucks were considering drafting him in the first round, but never anything definitive.

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