Thread: Confirmed with Link: Habs select Dalton Thrower - 51st overall
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06-23-2012, 09:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Rise from the Ashes View Post
One comment that stands out is that Bergevin mentioned he saw him at the Top Prospects Game and was thoroughly impressed with his toughness and character. He then said that if he was available "there was no way we were passing on him." This suggests that Bergevin is looking for tough, gritty, solid defensive defenseman.
You forgot the key part. Bergevin said he was impressed because Thrower went after giant Tom Wilson in that game and fought him.

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