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09-10-2012, 11:50 AM
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Originally Posted by BubbleGumPlant View Post
Ray Whitney and Selanne are still beasts at the end of their career. Cole is not old yet. When he eventually does start to slow down, he'll still be a menace on the 2nd line.
I did a search for forwards who scored at least 30 goals at 33 years old, post-lockout. Here are their goals scored the following season, with the difference between seasons in brackets:

Blake 15 (-25)
Iginla 32 (-11)
Jagr 30 (-24)
Knuble 24 (-10)
St Louis 29 (-1)
Rolston 31 (0)
Alfredsson 29 (-14)
Briere 16 (-18)
Samuelsson 18 (-12)

Recent history tells us that Cole will likely slow down this season, if there is one.

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