Thread: Proposal: St. Louis - Calgary
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10-19-2012, 01:58 AM
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Originally Posted by bleedblue1223 View Post
I love how the Calgary fanbase is split on the extremes with Rattie.
No offense to the kid, he could end up being a solid NHLer. There is a strong contingent of Flames fans who put way too much stock into 'chemistry' (in Junior, of all things), though.

I see the original proposal as: confirmed young above average 3rd line C (possible top 6 C) + mid-aged top pairing defenceman for ageing top 6 C + potential 2nd line winger. The value just doesn't look good to me at all. Especially because I don't have a ton of faith in Rattie's transitionability to the NHL.

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