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03-06-2011, 07:34 PM
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Originally Posted by deanmoriarty View Post
Fair enough. Give it 3 or 4 years and we'll know exactly how that feels.
Could be. If any young player shows up in big moments, it's Eberle.

Originally Posted by Roof Daddy View Post
Because he won the Conne Smythe? Okay, then I'm sure Pens fans have no problem calling Toews (the same guy they could have taken over Staal) as the current best player in the world, given he's the reigning playoff MVP, right? I guess we could even put Richards and Giguere ahead of Crosby, given they have their names on that hardware and Sid doesn't.
Uh, or the fact that he was the first player since Lemieux almost 20 years earlier to win both the Art Ross (after coming in 2nd the year before) and the Conn Smythe, and that Conn Smythe was won by putting up more points than any forward ever not named Gretzky or Lemieux.

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