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Derrick Pouliot | Defenseman | Portland (WHL) | 1st Round, 8th overall
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06-24-2012, 03:39 PM
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Toronto, Canada
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I guess you dont know what "similar offensively" means? Or that its different from saying they're completely alike?
He was qualified, obviously to be a pp QB in wbs at the very least. Everyone's forgot about him but the organization clearly thinks he has some value as an offensive d. Comparing his offensive game to gogo isn't much of a stretch, comparing the rest of it would be.
Well, I think it's completely irrelevant. The likelihood of Alex Grant ever being a regular Dman for the Penguins is < 5%. When you're drafting a defenseman in the top 8 of the draft, you're projecting him to be a top-4 defenseman in the NHL.
The implication of your statement is that because we have an "offensive" guy in Grant in the AHL, it obviates the need for a guy with similar offensive skills who's likely to one day play in our top 4 on our NHL club NHL. That seriously has to be the dumbest thing I have ever heard.
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