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11-20-2012, 01:03 PM
Ollie Queen
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Originally Posted by craigcaulks View Post
Much like being able to run really fast doesn't make you a NFL wide receiver.
It's even more than that. Being able to skate FAST doesn't even make you a GOOD skater. That kid in the video is truly not a good skater. If he came down to the pick up group I play with, people would be laughing because all of us have played college/junior/etc. Speed doesn't even mean you have good edge work, balance, agility, etc. Heck, skating fast doesn't even mean you can stop and start explosively/consistently.

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