Thread: Prospect Info: Kings #6 prospect
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08-30-2011, 05:55 PM
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Originally Posted by GoKingsGoo View Post
You make a very good point. Jones has made a lot of progress toward reaching his potential while Gibson hasn't. But, I would much rather have a guy that has, say, a 50% chance of becoming a very good #1 goaltender than a guy that has an 80% chance of becoming a good back-up.
IMO, the only reason you think Jones will be a backup is because we have Quick and Bernier. Jones has been a starter all his career and did great things in Juniors that made people regret not drafting him. He came in this year and stole the starting job from someone who's been around for a lot longer than him and he put up some damn good numbers. Jones, to me, has the same, if not better, potential as Gibson but is much better fundamentally.

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