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12-03-2012, 07:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Atomos2 View Post
Just to rejog your memory, Percy was assigned to shutdown Yakupov's line and he did in both games. The only reason why he's being overhyped is by people like you who keep reminding everyone he's a leaf pick.

It makes sense why Percy didn't make it, there's just way too much high end talent on the blueline. It's good to see the depth in Canada.
Yeah, I really liked what I saw from Percy. Quiet, efficient defender.

With Murray's injury I thought there'd be an opening for him, but I guess not.

Originally Posted by Nash View Post
I don't understand why Harrington is being targeted by a few posters as someone who shouldn't be on the team. He had 4 points in 5 games last year with a plus 7 in a shutdown role. He probably impressed me as much as anyone last year. Very solid defensive game, which might be more important to Canada's success than any offense the other D bring to the team.
He wasn't a 1st rounder and doesn't score enough points in London to appease the box-score watchers.

I think that about sums it up.

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