Thread: Proposal: Ott/Tor
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02-07-2011, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by jfried View Post
If Ottawa could do this -- you bet your ### they would be all over it. They have just as much a desire for a quick turnaround as Toronto does. As the OP mentioned, Kessel is an extremely good fit for Spezza with the only caveat being leadership because neither of them have an ounce of it.

Toronto on the other hand doesn't do this. Their track record of developing forwards drafted in the first round is horrendous, and like Ottawa, they've got no interest in losing more games next year.
Really how many bottom dwellers does he have to end up on before it's safe to say Kessel doesn't make you a playoff threat?

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