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11-13-2012, 01:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Grod View Post
They play identical styles of hockey. Same-sized, skillful play makers that show a good work ethic night in and night out. Peverly plays more sheltered minutes on a stronger team though. Peverley is also seven years older.....Big difference. Sam has a higher ceiling imo.
Peverly does not play more sheltered minutes. He manages to get similar point totals to Gagner while playing a defensive role with defensive players. Gagner was and always has been used in a sheltered minutes offensive role. Peverly can PK, he can play a shutdown role, Like what Horcoff used to be before he wore out.

Peverly being 7 years older is actually not a bad thing. He has learnt a lot of things that have made him a complete player. Something Sammy is not.

But like I said Peverly isn't the answer.

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