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08-08-2012, 01:10 PM
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Originally Posted by IHWR View Post
Well then find me some examples that show otherwise. Show me a top 10 list generated by Hockey's Future or as voted by some of the boards here or produced by someone that graduated 70-80% of their players to the NHL. I've looked and they don't exist without multiple top 3 picks being included and even then they aren't as successful as you'd think.
7 of the Red Wings' Top 10 from '07 have a good chance at making it to 200 games. And that's not even counting Helm, who came in at #11.

http://www.hockeysfuture.com/article...ects_fall2007/

I'd imagine that if you have a good developmental system in place like the Red Wings do, the percentage of NHLers you develop probably goes up too.

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