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11-15-2012, 12:36 PM
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Originally Posted by lazerbullet View Post
LOL. There are several better Russians who are playing right now. Not to mention some of the other all-time greats.

Originally Posted by Tkachuk4MVP View Post
That guy's list had Kovalev and Mogliny on it. Neither one of them should be on there ahead of Bure.
LOL, totally forgot Bure.

As for Kovalev, he has over 1000 points in the NHL. Don't let your subjectivity skew the facts. He's one of the greats. Not to mention, one of the most skilled players to ever play the game. Now, the work ethic and dedication may be questionable, but based on pure skill he's off the charts.

As for Mogilny, the difference between him and Bure isn't astronomical. Over his NHL career, Bure averaged roughly 1.10 PPG, Mogilny 1.04. Let's not forget Mogilny's 76 goal season - more than Bure ever scored in one season. Now, I'm not saying Mogilny is better than Bure, but let's not underrate Mogilny here. He IS one of the greats.

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