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04-10-2012, 03:23 PM
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Originally Posted by nevesis View Post
Depends how he looks in practice. Regardless of the fact that he's only played college, the kid possess great skill and speed. The game is the same, its just quicker. He has the speed to match. He is a hockey player, its not like he's going to be playing tennis now. Relax.

Him in place of John Mitchell is worth a look. He will get his chance.
Here is a quote from Hagelin
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"It was a tough transition, for sure," Hagelin told ESPNNewYork.com. "I was happy I was able to go through the Traverse City rookie camp, get a taste of it and get a couple of preseason games in, but obviously I wasn't ready. It was good to go down in the (AHL) and realize that the game is much more patient than in college."

"You've got to be smarter up here, that's for sure," he said.



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