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11-23-2012, 09:22 PM
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Originally Posted by benjiv1 View Post
Karlsson is likely one of the fastest players in the world, and here's proof.

Carl Hagelin holds the record for the fastest skater lap with 13.218, and in the same year Greening was clocked at 13.303.

Why do I bring up Greening? Because he self-admittingly said that Karlsson was much faster than him, from blue-line to blue-line (no cornering).

Most foot races in hockey are from point a to b, which benefits Karlsson heavily.

Here's another report that shares the opinion:
Didn't Greening have the fastest time, but it just wasn't in the skills comp finals?

edit: he did, in the first round of the competition Hagelin was 12.993, and Greening was 12.963

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