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11-28-2010, 09:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Chris Shafer View Post
I agree that Holmgren has done a better job than most GMs in the time-frame since he came to power. You cannot ignore a team that went from last place in 2006-07 to first place by the quarter mark of 2010-11 with two Conference Finals and a Stanley Cup appearance in between.

That said, if Holmgren was going to get GM of the year it should've been in 2007-08, not after he made some minor moves to revamp a roster that went to the Stanley Cup last year.
This. Despite my avy, I do think Holmgren has done well as a GM overall because of where the team is now compared to where it was when he took over. But, if it's an award for this year, he's not even close.

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