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07-17-2012, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by FlyingKostitsyn View Post
It would suck but having multiple first round draft picks for years would be worth it. We have a great scouting system so there is little risk with massive possibility for reward, especially with picks coming from Toronto. Ok having PK should finally allow them to have a modicum of success but these picks should still be fairly low first rounders. Meanwhile we can overpay another defensemen to do PK's job.

So we already know that Subban was gem of a pick in the second round & if that draft were redone, he would be a top ten, if not a top five pick that year.


How can you guarantee that you get a even close to that talent with multiple picks??? & how do guarantee that these picks are fairly low picks, the game is played on the ice not on paper & as much as we Habs hope the Leafs continue to suck, there is no way of knowing where they will end up in the standings. A huge, huge gamble with that kind of thinking!!!


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