Thread: Speculation: My Wild picks (Mod Note Post #51)
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06-02-2010, 10:08 PM
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Originally Posted by CircularTheory View Post
Well, in my view, we should draft to fill holes in the prospect pool, not the pro roster, but that just so happens to be the same problem, a lack of a goal scorer.

BPA is generally a good idea but I think you should have a well-balanced prospect pool. Of course, if there's a d-man available thats a tier above all the prospects left, then of course pick the d-man, but if theres a wide selection of prospects thats even in skill, picking to fill a hole would be a good idea.

In the 2010 draft, after guys like Nino and Connolly, there's a wide even spread of prospects so filling out a hole wouldn't be a bad idea (no giggles please...)
IMO, if you have players rated close to the same, always lean towards the goal scorer, as goal scoring is THE hardest thing to find.

I agree completely, draft to fill needs in organizational depth, not NHL roster depth though.

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