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02-07-2011, 12:53 AM
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Originally Posted by glucker View Post
I am looking at age, simply because it's not abnormal for an older prospect to be taking advantage of the AHL... and I've seen lots of AHLers put up huge numbers down there, only to do nothing at the NHL level.

Generally, the longer a forward takes to get to the NHL, the less of an impact he makes once he gets there. And sure, Harju could come in and be awesome... but it's a longshot, and not one worth dealing Beauchemin for.
Hey, I'm just asking that you look at the entire circumstance. Its unfair to narrow his accomplishments the way you have. Its fine to look at age, but only as part of the picture as a whole..

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