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07-23-2012, 07:42 PM
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I know that I take a ton of heat for having 2 teams that I follow closely (the Wings, of course, is the other)... but as a result, you tend to watch things quite a bit more closely.

You might want to actually take a better look @ the CBJ.

Yeah, they gave up Nash, but look at some of the players they've amassed:


F:

Brandon Dubinsky, Artem Anisimov, R.J. Umberger, Derrick Brassard, Vinny Prospal, Mark Letestu, and Nick Foligno.

D:

Jack Johnson, James Wisniewski, Fedor Tyutin, Adrian Aucoin, and Nikita Nikitin.

G:

Steve Mason, and Sergei Bobrovsky.

I'm sorry, but you look at the CBJ, and then look at the Caps, and I'm liking the CBJ's chances a whole lot more than ours. Their D is unquestionably better than ours.

Now, IMHO, Backstrom is a better forward than anyone on their roster, but they have some pretty good balance there.

PLUS: they've amassed a ton of picks.

Gotta like their future.
What the ****?!?!?!?!?!?!?!

I can't believe I just read that.

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