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04-13-2011, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by sarcastro View Post
Even if he has the tools to make it as a 4th liner, if he doesn't have a pretty good set of hands the Wings won't have a spot for him. He might be a Matt Ellis type of guy who catches on somewhere else, but he's going to need to put up some points in GR for the Wings to move him up.
helm doesn't have hands either. both are not exactly comparable, but close in style. i'm not saying raedeke is the next helm which he isn't, but i think even a light version of helm could have a use in the NHL.
but of course the development has to continue. the 2nd half of the season was much better for raedeke. next season he has to go from there to 30-40 points while being a defensive forward. if he can achieve that, i think he could become a legit option in 2-3 seasons.

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