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2011 NHL Entry Draft/Other Prospects (All NON-RANGERS Prospect Discussion - Part 3)
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06-10-2011, 10:19 PM
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I agree, it's way too early to judge. I'd love to see McIlrath succeed even though I wanted Tarasenko, but
I don't think you can expect him to become a Weber like player. Not that i'm being impatient, just that at this point I don't think he has shown flashes of becoming a d-man like that. He absolutely could, he's a beast of a human so you can only hope his game improves to match his monstrous frame, but we should wait until he shows more next year before giving him Weber comparisons.
I think you gotta see how he grows and how his game develops. I agree, him becoming Weber is a pipe dream, but then again, Shea Weber becoming Shea Weber was one too, so we can dream, right?
I do think we need to start focusing on offensive forwards, I mean our defense and grinders seem to be set for quite awhile
Only exception I'd make is if there's a huge difference between the BAF and BAD, in which case I guess you gotta take the Dman.
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