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10-23-2012, 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by 416Leafer View Post
I see Grigs as a Boom or Bust prospect. Considering his relatively unpolished all around game (weak defensively, doesn't use his size, etc). He NEEDS to score at a high pace to be considered a franchise player.

Toews can put up 70 points, and be considered a franchise player. If Grigorenko puts up 70 points, he'd be considered a below average first-line Centre. Kinda like when Ribeiro puts up those types of numbers, but nobody considers him to be a franchise player.

So for Grigs to be considered a franchise player, he either needs to greatly round out his game, or he needs to be putting up some phenomenal numbers, 80+ points on a consistent basis.

Faksa on the other hand is more of a steady prospect. Good two-way game, questionable high-end skill. But if he only puts up 50 points a season, he could still become a pretty valuable piece. Grigorenko putting up 50 points? Pretty useless player (barring improved defensive/physical play).
Where are you getting this scouting report?


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