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05-10-2005, 08:12 AM
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Originally Posted by Dr Love
That would only block a ready prospect.

Three or four wingers will be gone from last year: Recchi, LeClair, Amonte, and maybe Brashear. Knuble and Stevenson already have two spots. Carter, Umberger, and Richards will probably all be added, and at least one of them is going to be short on ice time. Adding another winger will just create a bad log jam.
Having Umberger spend another season in the AHL wouldn't be a big problem. The Flyers really do need another legit top 6 winger.

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