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01-05-2011, 05:28 PM
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Originally Posted by ColonialsHockey10 View Post
He is receiving what I call the Luca Sbisa treatment. His nationality allows him to play at a higher level of competition early and he gets praise for holding his own. Luca Sbisa has failed to progress at a high rate since he was drafted, and Larsson hasn't improved that much this season either. He's a good player, with a great outlet pass, smarts and size, but he does nothing spectacular. Any team who drafts him is incredibly lucky, but he isn't the difference maker you want with a top 3 pick.
Yeah, maybe Gormley is a good comparable? I liked Gormley a lot more though.

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