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06-22-2012, 12:22 AM
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Kari Takko
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Originally Posted by squidz View Post
I have Girgensons on my "do not select" list. I just haven't seen anything that screams high end with him. In a draft this deep on the blue line (with our noted needs there) I just don't see how we can pick a forward who doesn't have any "elite" attributes in the first round.
Skating, physicality, and compete are all elite. He's got good dangle and an above average shot. There are a lot of D-men in the draft, and if we trade back for washington's picks, we'd be able to pick Skjei, Matheson, Finn, Koekkek etc.

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