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02-22-2011, 02:00 AM
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Originally Posted by sjmay View Post
No one is discounting his role ffs, what I am saying is that at the time of his drafting, A. he wasn't what Detroit wanted, and B. it WAS NOT THE START, of the rebuild, but let's for argument say it was, he was not touted as a future HOF'er, AND it took them 12 years to win a cup after he was drafted....that's a helluva rebuild.
You still haven't told us who the target was. I honestly don't know what you're talking about so it would be an interesting read to find out that Detroit wanted another player and settled for Stevie Y.

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