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05-27-2012, 09:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Bobby Ryan Getzlaf View Post
Forgot about Beauch, so that's true. I give Burke credit with that one too, though, I heard weight issues were one of Beauchemin's bigger problems. And, IMO, Green's still more impressive. Former first rounder, but still not that highly regarded. Does great in the AHL under Boudreau, then explodes in the show under Boudreau. It's more than doing whatever he wanted, they guy wasn't very good defensively and was still a major Norris candidate. Surrounded by great offensive talent or not, what Green did was incredible.
Why does Burke get credit? From what I understand, it was Murray who wanted Beauchemin.

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