Thread: Confirmed with Link: Habs select Sebastian Collberg - 33rd overall
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06-23-2012, 12:34 PM
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Originally Posted by King Niinimaa View Post
Stats were the major reason why I didn't want Filip Forsberg. I know, young boys playing with grown men, it might take a while. But the state of SEL is actually pretty rubbish, slightly better than Finnish comparison, but only by marginal difference. Even the holy aircrank - Mikael Granlund - dominates Finnish Elite League and that guy doesn't even know how to skate properly. So calling someone who hasn't produced in hockey periphery a steal sounds a bit premature for me.

Didn't see him in WJC though, so let's hope I'm out of my mind like a loony grandpa on heroin. Swedes are you usually great skaters, so he should have least one great asset.
I heard on TSN that Collberg was arguably better than Forsberg at the WJC.

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Originally Posted by LaurentHabs View Post
Ikr. Looks like a mix inbetween Gio & Koivu's signature moves
I am soooo happy man.

Love his speed too, and I love swedes in general. (no homo)


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