Prospect Thread - Part XI
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09-01-2012, 11:36 PM
BASED JIM BENNING
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Nanaimo, B.C.
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Weight and height stats are notoriously inaccurate . . . but if all of what we've heard this week is true regarding Kassian and Blomstrand, the latter is almost exactly the same weight as the slimmed-down Kassian ("217") while being one inch shorter. He's a tank! A very quick-skating tank at that, who forechecks really well and likes to hit (what they said when he was drafted).
This guy with hands and a shot could be very useful on the Canucks.
I would take it with a grain of salt, but on the active roster it has him listed as 188cm and 99kg so he's up there.
Also, in mild disbelief I did a bit of a background search, and found his fb page, and there's a picture of him on the beach, and he's a built/beefy torso guy. Yeah I went there, I was curious
And yeah, I'm liking his odds of making the Canucks as a role player even more now, the 2011 draft is my favourite in some time.
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