Thread: Speculation: Eller or Desharnais
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11-14-2011, 02:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Partisan du CH View Post
So... from what I understand from the debate here... On one side, you have people saying :

- DD will reach 100 pts for sure!

On the other side we have people saying :

- DD will never get to 40 pts!

Can we find some kind of middle ground...? I think DD is shaping up as a future 70 points player. Is this reasonable?

But one thing I know for sure : I'll never, never, NEVER bet against a player who has continually exceeded expectations and who has made an habit of making professional scouts and other "experts" eat crows. While I think those who say DD will get 100 points are over excited, I think those who are tearing him down are making a fundamental mistake.

So among the 2, I think Eller will become the most complete player and the most valuable one. But he may never get DD's offensive numbers.
In the "new" NHL, and in Montreal under Martin: impossible.

A good 50 points + solid play is the most I am expecting from him.

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