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11-12-2012, 05:54 PM
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Originally Posted by STL fan in IA View Post
Jaskin will likely start his pro career with Peoria next season but I'd say he's got a snowball's chance in hell of playing the whole season with the Blues. Maybe a few games as a call-up but even then, there would likely have to be a lot of injuries to key people and he would have to be VERY impressive to get the call over some others.

He's having a good season like I thought he would (big difference between being a 17-18 yr old in a pro men's league and a 19 yr old in a league primarily of 16-19 yr olds) but let's not overdo it with the Jaskin hype just yet.
I just want to correct one thing in your post. The QMJHL age range is 16-20, not 16-19.

Also, there are far more 18-20 year olds than 16-17 year olds. There 22, 18-20 year olds on Jaskins team.

I just don't want it to seem like Jaskin is playing mostly guys younger than him. He is going up against a lot of guys that are right near him in age.

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