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10-27-2012, 01:20 PM
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Originally Posted by LeanBeef View Post
Man, you guys should have given something else to Vancouver for Hodgson.

Kassian and Hodgson could have developed into a Clowe and Pavelski, Weiss and Horton, or even Morrison and Bertuzzi type of one-two punch.
The thing is, is Gillis apparently had a list of 6 players he was targeting as return in a trade for Hodgson, and Kassian was one of them.
It's A-OK because we still have Foligno and Tropp as young, gritty options. I don't think either of them is as straight-up mean on the ice as Kassian or as naturally talented, but they both work harder on a shift-to-shift basis.

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