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01-05-2012, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by token grinder View Post
I know we can take it with a grain of salt, but out of Trotz's mouth came the words "send me the guy playing the best" when he found out Weber was hurt. I don't 100 percent disagree with you that he is being showcased, but my gut says it is Blum who will go since his game mirrors a guy I think we will ink up in a few weeks-Suter. Ellis is a dynamic talent, and the only way he goes is if we get Parise, Perry, or Iginla.
Those were Trotz's words, which is why it came as a shock to every Admirals writer when it was Ellis that was called up.

Bear in mind, we were reportedly willing to swap Ellis for an 18 year old center that shocked even the team that picked him by making the squad out of camp. I'm not saying I think we'll trade him for Ray Whitney, but I could see him in a package for say, Bobby Ryan, easily.

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