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11-13-2012, 05:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Macman View Post
He's a better playmaker than he generally gets credit for, but not in the classic sense of a playmaking centre. He comes off the sideboards or out of the corner a lot and either shoots or passes off. Example, the nice goalmouth feed to Huberdeau for his goal in Game 2. I hope you're right about Ufa. He'll definitely be there if the lockout ends, but should be there regardless. Four points in Game 2 against a very good Russian team says a lot.
As I mentioned, I haven't seen him enough to really assess his limits. He has great skills and he's so strong on his stick that he is going to pile up a lot of points. I hope (for our sake) that they make a mistake and don't take him, but I'm not holding my breath. Assuming that he is there, someone is going to have to mark him deep in the offensive zone.

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