C Alex Forsberg - Saskatoon Blades, WHL (2013 undrafted)
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12-29-2012, 10:15 PM
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Not true for Huberdeau
. But trade requests happen quite often in the QMJHL as in the rest of the CHL. Basically, I agree with your point.
sorry, my bad.
in any event - it's not rare for players to demand trades when they're in bad situations. as serge pointed out, there are players who refuse to report (MacKinnon, Domi, potentially Barzal - Noel's another player to look out re how he plays the Q draft) - and there are some players who game the drafts by telling teams in advance to not bother drafting them b/c they won't show (Hall, Seguin, Reinhart, many others).
i wouldn't make character judgments re Forsberg b/c he wants out.
as an aside - i wouldn't be surprised if, come draft day, McDavid is on another team.
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