Lowe's Key transactions and Drafting record
View Single Post
10-07-2003, 06:06 PM
Join Date: Aug 2003
Originally Posted by
I agree, and like I said, the results can't be ignored. One problem comes in, though, when you look at the possibility that the Oilers could have gotten Hemsky without doing the trade. It's not as concrete as saying the Oilers got Hemsky in that trade. They got a draft pick, and at the time of their pick, took Hemsky. He may very well have still been available if the Oilers hadn't switched picks.
But it's all basically the same thing. You're right, though - when we look back now, the results are the important thing.
He would have been available, i remember when watching it the announcer said that Hemsky was a surprise pick and was rated alot lower than some other guys.
View Public Profile
Find More Posts by VayaConDios