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06-27-2010, 10:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Jag68Sid87 View Post
This isn't a surprise to me, and probably it's for the best. Where would he play otherwise? It's rare that CHL teams use up both a Euro spot and a overage spot on the same player, which I believe is what Pechurskiy would be in 2010-11. And we already have Curry, Thiessen, Modig for the AHL/ECHL slots. It would have been either Pechurskiy in Europe or Modig in Europe. I think I'd rather see what this Swedish kid can do in the AHL.

Pechurskiy is very young. Goalies take long to develop. I am not worried about this.

Agreed. If he wasn't going to get at least half the starts in the WHL, this is the next best place for him to go, IMO.

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