Thread: Confirmed with Link: The Omark Thread: Willing to play in the AHL?
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10-15-2012, 01:49 PM
Beauty Fakes
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Originally Posted by joestevens29 View Post
Might I ask what the max out of a 4th round draft pick? Some would suggest him playing 60 NHL games would be quite good value for a 4th rounder.
I think that's a fairly disingenuous comment. Draft position doesn't determine value of a player. If Dallas had only gotten 60 NHL games out of Jamie Benn, it would have been a huge fail by the organization, even though he was drafted 30 picks after Omark. A lotto ticket that cost you 2 dollars stops being worth 2 dollars if it's a winner (unless it's a $2 winner )

Now excuse me while I go drink to help me forget the fact we could have picked Benn instead of Omark.

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