Thread: Value of: Jason Demers to Minnesota
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12-16-2012, 07:44 PM
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Originally Posted by WILDhockeyfan View Post
You're probably right but I'm just baffled how he can be so good in the AHL but never good enough to be an NHL player.
The difference between being an NHL player vs. an AHL all-star can be small.. sometimes all a player needs is a real chance to show what they can do in the NHL, in Connelly's case he's a 5'9" (listed at 5'11" - no chance) Dman, who's a good but not great skater.

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