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08-01-2012, 09:49 PM
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Originally Posted by StrictlyCommercial View Post
This one is very close for me between Mallet and Sauve. I feel that they are very similar draft picks in that, they are probably going to be at least bottom line NHL'ers. However, since his draft, Sauve has reinforced his potential as a 5/6 D-man, while Mallet has not yet shown that he doesn't have top 9 potential at forward. As a result, went with Mallet because of potential.
He hasn't yet shown anything because he was just drafted so, unlike Sauvé, hasn't played pro hockey. Isn't that a bit like saying Eddie Lack hasn't yet shown he couldn't be a 50 goal scorer if played at forward, so he's our top forward prospect?

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