Thread: Proposal: Mark Scheifele for Phil Kessel
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12-29-2012, 01:12 AM
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Originally Posted by Stephen View Post
Mark Scheifele could blossom into that big franchise center every organization in the league would want to build around, but Kessel is also a young guy with gamebreaking one strike goal scoring ability they invested in heavily. I'm not sure it's worth the gamble for Toronto, since the plan is definitely to bring in a center to play with Kessel, not to trade him to get a guy who could have the same impact as Kessel, and then not have a winger to play with him in four or five years time.
This. It costs more than two 2nd's to buy certainty. Way more.

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