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11-01-2012, 06:53 AM
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Originally Posted by ColAvsFan View Post
I agree that Landeskog and Stastny should be tried... at some point. Start the season with what has worked and make changes if they need to be made.

Either way, Jamie McGinn wasn't a product of Stastny. He's one of the better shooters on the team(which isn't saying much). What's to say he can't be a 25 goal 2nd liner?
TBH, I have a Yip-like feeling with McGinn. When Yip potted all his goals I said that he wouldn't be able to repeat his success, he was shooting at too high of a percentage and really wasn't all that talented.

While it's not as severe with McGinn, I have a feeling we won't be seeing much more than 15ish goals from him next season, maybe 20 (which isn't even close to the pace he scored with us, even if he hits 20). It's not a case of being untalented, but moreso of simply being lucky, working hard to impress a new coach and getting favorable opportunities when he arrived.

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