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01-07-2011, 06:45 AM
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Ola
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Originally Posted by jas View Post
Ola is the only poster I've seen draw comparisons between Kreider and Sjostrom. I cannot figure it out, either. Kreider's hands are so much faster and softer. He also shows a great deal of patience with his shot.
At the same age Sjöström was a 11th overall pick, and who early on was even mentioned as a potential 1st overall pick up there with Kovalchuk and Spezza in his draft year.

I know Lundqvist used to say that Sjöström also had the best wrister on the team, and he was pretty good in SO's too.

Have Sjöström done a lot with his career? No. Do I think Kreider have the potential to do more with his career -- certainly.

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