Thread: Confirmed with Link: Habs select Dalton Thrower - 51st overall
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06-24-2012, 04:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Ivan13 View Post
Dalton is as the same height (6'0'') as Bieksa and he's 10-15 pounds lighter, by the time he gets to the NHL he'll be around 205lbs just as Bieksa. And I really don't get the comparision with Wiz, Wiz is pretty shaky in his own zone, Thrower isn't a gem defensively, but he also isn't a liability like Wiz is at times.
Thanks for info. I always make that mistake with Bieksa...thinking he's 6'3!!
And it's comforting to know from you that Dalton is not a (sometimes) liability on D like Wiz (sometimes only, not always...always for example would be Weber!).

If Thrower ends up anything close to a Bieksa (nasty reliable times inconsistent but has shown he can be solid in playoffs)...I'm one happy Hab fan.

Great time to be a Hab fan (Galchenyuk, Tinordi, Beaulieu, Gallagher, Ellis, Collberg, Thrower, Bennett...and more!!).

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