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05-18-2005, 08:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Ola
My bet is, like you guys, that Samuelsson will end up on a 3rd/4th line but I think that he have a decent chance to, with some luck, put up really decent number if he is given a chance with Sundin.
A younger Sundin did it for Hoglund, but I don't know if he can elevate another at his advanced age.

You are correct that a first line does not have to be made up of all first liners (what?). Gretz hardly every played with 2 first liners, user 1 first and 1 3rd./4th.

I have no problem picking up some depth, without blowing a draft pick. Seems the intelligent way to go.

If he has a good shot, all the better, along with his reputed penalty killing, it can't be bad.

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