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11-27-2012, 03:17 PM
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Originally Posted by S Bah View Post
If the season starts at the beginning of the new year as Gretzky thinks then the Habs would have four months to play.If they falter out of the first ten games there season's fortunes would be set and trading for more draft picks makes perfect sense.Keeping the players needed for the team in the coming 3-4 yrs.Gionta,Markov,Kaberle and any others deemed not necessary for next seasons team could gain a couple of high picks. My hopes would be drafting Drouin,Mantha,Gauthier and Carrier in the first four picks, these picks giving our prospects a definite boost of talent through the forward ranks. With the Habs first four picks as they are the Habs may need a couple more late 1st round picks,the way those players are rising.More is Better IMO.
Im not sure the Habs will suck that much with the new coaches and management in place even if I think our depth is rather thin, Habs should be able to compete for a playoffs spot but hopefully Im wrong cause drafting another top end talent is exactly what this franchise need.

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