Thread: Prospect Info: Winnipeg Jets Prospect Thread 2012-13
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10-23-2012, 04:11 PM
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Whileee
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Originally Posted by Holden Caulfield View Post
This is interesting, the Jets have avoided the QMJHL in the past two drafts(I don't even think the Jets have a dedicated Q scout, unlike the W and O where they do, IIRC), and even ATL avoided the QMJHL ever since the Alex Bourret disaster (down TWICE past Anze Kopitar and Marc Staal, although got Ondrej Pavelec in the 2nd trade down). The QMJHL looks like it's going to have it's strongest draft in a long long long time this year, so it's the perfect year to have an extra pair of eyes over there.
I agree. This is a great year to have your best hockey personnel out there scouting. Nailing a few high picks in the upcoming draft could have a very positive long-term impact on the franchise.

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