Thread: Speculation: Can Radulov become a Hab?
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12-22-2011, 05:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Sam I Am View Post
The risk you refer to is the only reason we can even dream of acquiring a player of his ilk. I like Eller but I don't see him blossoming into a scoring leader anytime soon. If we don't swing for the fences and try for a star player we will be destined to have our team led by the Gionta, Gomez, and Cammaleris of the hockey world. Good players (yes, even Gomez) at times but not the cream of the league.

I'd argue that it's certainly worth Eller if we have a reasonable shot at getting Radulov back in the NHL. To be blunt, Eller alone for that chance would be a bargain.
Just because Eller may never be a top 10 scorer doesn't make him garbage. Also, I'm not convinced Radulov is much of a team player he is all about his contract, his stats and getting attention for himself.

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