2013 Canada World Junior team - anyone care to take a stab?
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10-29-2012, 06:47 AM
Join Date: Feb 2012
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This is a bit over the top. I agree that Canada is generally too eager to cut undrafted players, but over the last few years we saw Murray, Couturier, Hall, Stamkos, Tavares and so on. MacKinnon is more hyped than quite a few of those guys and is off to a dynamite start. I can't see him not getting a top 6 spot if things stay as they are right now.
As far as Murphy goes, as long as Spott doesn't have a Don Hay sized crush on his own player I'm sure the team will be fine. The Canadian defence is absolutely loaded this year.
Out of all those players you mentioned only Stamkos was 17 when the tournament started
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