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12-28-2012, 12:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Carey Price View Post
Jones is both a safe pick(he should play NHL in 13-14 and not look out of place) and has high upside(see Pronger at his best). MacKinnon is a safe pick(he will score goals in the NHL) but doesn't have the upside to be a #1 franchise center, more of a 30+ goal 1st line RW.
Personally I think Mackinnon has pretty damn high upside, and while I wouldn't rule out him at center I agree he's likely to be better off converted to the wing. Personally I wouldn't mind if his stock falls, imagine Mackinnon playing next to Galchenyuk?

I also thought Jones was poor today, he got burned on the goal. He's still a low risk, high reward prospect but I see more Erik Johnson than Pronger so far.

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