Thread: Prospect Info: Mark Stone (Ottawa 178 overall)
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02-17-2011, 02:25 AM
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A Wheat Kings fan from the prospect section had this to say:

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The talk about Mark Stone's skating deficiencies get too much attention and his skating is not that bad. In hockey there are no marks for artistic impression. His skating does lack some jump and acceleration. There are ways to compensate, for example good puck control, not over handling the puck, good positional play and playing the forecheck appropriate to the player's skating abilities.
Stone is good where it counts, around the net and along the wall.

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