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05-21-2011, 01:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Habs Man View Post
Personally I think that Detroit is an amazing organization, but I do find that people exaggerate a little bit when it comes to their drafting. I mean come on... 5th and 6th round superstars (Datsyuk and Zetterberg)??? It's a crap shoot that far into the draft, and more luck than anything.
Lidstrom and Franzen in the 3rd round, Holmstrom in the 10th. They have great scouts in Sweden and do a very good job at development. Really patient. It's not a fluke.

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