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09-15-2012, 12:12 AM
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overpass
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Originally Posted by seventieslord View Post
OK, look at it this way. Who are the best PP scorers at any given time? A fair way to look at it would be to use the PP scoring leaders, right? Once you get towards the bottom of that barrel, who would be the next best? I would suggest that the best remaining ES scorers, who simply weren’t played much on the PP, would likely have been the next best. Is there a more reasonable assumption to make?.
What about the top minor league scorers? I expect some of them would have had substantial PP minutes in an expanded NHL.

See the 1967 expansion. Mike McMahon led all defencemen in PP points, after playing in the Central Hockey League during the previous season.

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