Thread: Prospect Info: Round I, Pick #28: Brady Skjei, D
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06-22-2012, 10:21 PM
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Originally Posted by eco's bones View Post
He's a good three years away I think. And to expect him to reach McDonagh's level is a bit much--which doesn't mean he can't be a very effective player. It seems he has some things to work on--but his size and skating are both excellent so there's a real framework to work with. Fill out some and get stronger--more aggressive. It sounds to me like he's going to be more of a stay at home and he's most effective when he keeps everything simple.
He'll be a 3 year player, I think. Plus a year in the AHL. I'd say at least 4 years out unless he somehow develops exponentially (and with that size and speed it is a possibility).

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