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09-13-2012, 11:15 AM
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Originally Posted by eva unit zero View Post

I think people overrated handedness a lot. If a left-handed player is more capable than a right-handed player of playing the right wing, sign the lefty. Jaromir Jagr and Pavel Bure certainly didn't have problems. Shanahan didn't have one being a righty on the left wing. I'd rather have a good defenseman who is left-handed than a meh defenseman who is right-handed.
Majority of the good PPs around the league have a righty-lefty combo. That's why.

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