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08-06-2012, 11:45 AM
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Originally Posted by Padan View Post
Yes, he is underrated because his point totals doesn't reflect his super talent. While he definitely should have scored more than he actually did with those linemates in Colorado, he still managed to outscore Forsberg in both the '96 and '97 playoffs. He was such a joy to watch back then.
Isn't "he was talented but should have scored more" just another way of saying "he was flashy but wasn't as good as he looked?"

Agree that he's underrated by people who don't know about his pre-NHL career in the USSR before his knee injury

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