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09-11-2012, 03:21 PM
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Originally Posted by DuckJet View Post
I like the kid, but as others have said he wasn't the best choice at #3 (not saying Fowler should've been necessarily) but he's just not going to be a big impact player as far as the two way game goes.
Well, it depends on the type of player FLA was looking for at that point in time, doesn't it? All three, Gudbranson/Fowler/Gormley, were ranked pretty bunched together, so style probably came into play at least a bit.

Here are some pre draft rankings, btw:

http://www.tsn.ca/draftcentre/feature/?id=24944 - MacKenzie

http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/feature/?id=26432 - Button

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