Thread: Proposal: Edmonton - Winnipeg
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05-27-2012, 09:49 AM
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Originally Posted by Dirty Danglez View Post
You do realize Eberle is a 21 year old PPG player? Bogo is still developing. How is bogo for Eberle fair value?
You almost answered your own question. Bogo is also 21 and it is common knowledge that d-man take longer to develop than forwards. Bogo is already the Jets top shutdown guy, just starting to find his offensive game. He is 6.3" 220ish, a fitness junkie capable of playing huge minutes, skates like the wind, has a howitzer from the point, calm and cool, and great positionally. It was no accident he was a third overall pick. I understand why the Oilers would want him as he would be a great fit. But there have been other proposals on the boards that were orders of magnitute better that what's being offered for him here.

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