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02-03-2011, 03:59 PM
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Originally Posted by lancer247 View Post
I am assuming this is tongue in cheek. You seem a more intelligent poster then to think he was picked up on those last two games.

The Flyers were looking for a legit enforcer and Shelley had 7 years of being one of the top H/Ws in the league and was a F/A. I mean really, the guy has been in the league long enough and the Flyers have these guys called scouts that may have seen him play a game or two before last season. Besides, Clarke suggested that Homer go after Shelley because he was a good enforcer and good in the locker room.
It's actually a fairly accurate representation of how Shelley got on Holmgren's RADAR, as relayed by the beat writers and PGL staff at the opening of free agency.

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