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05-01-2006, 06:37 PM
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Originally Posted by LeMAD
Like it or not, Wolski is already a better player than Kostitsyn and he's ready to make the step to the big league, while Kost is not. As for Lapierre, i prefer what Downey brings to the team right now (no, not potatoes...)
Bolshoi!! Wolskio spent the season in the OHL and couldn't even make the WJC team while Kosty was at times dominant in the AHL; big diference in the two leagues, and no reason to believe that ANY junior league player is miles ahead of a fellow who just completed his second AHL season, and showed great improvement. IMO Wolski's not better than Kosty right now; he's merely getting the opportunity, just like Steve Bernier.

With Koivu out and Rivbs playing crappily it's blatantly obvious that we need scoring punch.

The team has lost 3 games in a row. Ribeiro has been crap, as has Bonk.
You take out Ribs and Bonk and insert Kosty and Lapierre - there's not a person on the planet that can convince me otherwise - this team need a boost NOW!!!!!!!!! or the season is over.

Higgins Begin Ryder
Kosty Bulis Kovalev
Perez Pleky Zednik
Murray Lapierre Sunny

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