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12-15-2012, 03:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Rammstein816 View Post
Something that stands out when looking over Toronto's lineup is that Toronto seems to choose players to play similar to how the Amerks fans would like Rochester to be done. Starting guys like Ryan Hamilton, Greg Scott, and Will Acton over "developmental" prospects like Greg McKegg and Kenny Ryan is interesting given the intense amount of pressure that Toronto's (parent Leafs) front office is under to put, at the bare minimum, a playoff team on the ice every season.
The Marlies do it right. They sign top quality free agents (Aucoin and Zigomanis) and have a great coach. It's not surprising the Amerks haven't beat them in a long, long time.

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