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11-18-2012, 03:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Oilerdiehard View Post
Well one would imagine one or two of the likes of Adam Henrique, Sean Couturier, Nino Niederreiter, Brayden Schenn, Justin Faulk, Alexander Burmistrov, Jake Gardiner, Mikael Granlund (still injured? He has played one more game than Hall currently) etc... would be able to give them a run for their money to slip into at the very least 3rd or 4th spot.

So I do not think it is as silly a slam dunk as you make it out to be above. The guys listed above are pretty highly touted prospects in their own right.
One underestimates the serendipity that playing TOGETHER produces. That these 4 players are playing Together on one unit is what makes them overwhelming favorites to lead the league in pts production. I'd expect nothing else really. What other unit in the AHL even comes close to this?

What PP in the AHL, on paper comes close to this. Or is even in the same conversation. maybe you've noted how ineffective these players have been in this same AHL when they are not playing together.

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