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11-21-2012, 12:06 PM
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Tim Vezina Thomas
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Originally Posted by hlaverty06 View Post
Dan Cloutier was taken first round (as were others) , so there are no guarantees with any prospects but goalies are definitely more of a risk
Carey Price was taken top five and hes one of the best goalies in the NHL. Goalies are definitely more of a risk than positional players, but taking a goalie in the 1st round isnt some dumb "crap shoot" pick. Goalie prospects arent created equal, taking one in the 1st round can a lot of the time be justified (if it couldn't, NHL GMs wouldnt be doing it).

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