Thread: Proposal: Yakupov
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10-25-2012, 05:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Mystlyfe View Post
Did you read the same list the rest of us did?

90% chance he will be a star? There are 20 names on that list. Included there are Daigle, Berard, DiPietro, Stefan (four players clearly not NHL stars), Phillips, Hamrlik (two solid players, but not really stars for most of their career), Erik Johnson (looking like a somewhat similar career to Phillips and Hamrlik), and Marc-Andre Fleury (looked terrific for a while, but his stock has fallen hard since the Cup win). Even counting Fleury, that's 13/20. In what world does 13/20 equate to 90%?
If you subtract the defensemen and goalies from the equation, you'll find that Yakupov has a much better chance.

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