Thread: Value of: Okposo to SJ
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12-14-2012, 12:43 PM
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Originally Posted by blinkman360 View Post
The round he was taken in shouldn't really matter. The guy's numbers are impressive any way you look at it, but the fact that he's been steady defensively is what has me excited about his NHL upside. I wouldn't be surprised to see him step into Bridgeport next year and immediately be their best offensive defenseman. How he adapts defensively will tell a lot, though.

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The round Kitchon was draft in, isn't a big a concern. The fact that he's racking up pts in juniors at 19 and 20 yrs old, against younger players is.

I'll wait until he turns pro, is playing in Bridgeport against players his own age and older, before getting excited about his potential impact.

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