Thread: Value of: Tom Wilson to Edmonton?
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12-15-2012, 08:31 PM
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Originally Posted by tim View Post
Wilson is of the same mold as Lucic. It would be advantageous for the Caps to have a physically intimidating player that isn't relegated to the 4th line. Who is the most physically intimidating player in the caps top 9? Ovechkin, hands down, and he should be shooting the puck, not concentrating on hip checks like has in recent years.
Except Lucic was a 30 goal scorer in junior and then a 30 goal scorer in the NHL.

I think Wilson has similar intangibles, but there is not much to suggest he will be as good offensively as Lucic.

He has yet to score 10 goals in a junior season.

I like his game though.

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