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12-31-2012, 02:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Beleafer4 View Post
Performance at the WJC /= how good they are of a prospect. You look at their skillsets and for me, up until now, Jones is #1.

He has elite nhl skating
elite nhl size
nhl aggressiveness
elite nhl shot
nhl hands and passing
nhl iq

Defense may not be fully ready but its okay. He is young and can work on it. Playing against a pumped team canada doesn't help you. Especially if you make a mistake early, it usually gets you off your game.

Jones looks to be a bigger and faster phaneuf (and I would love that). And to be honest, I think his iq is better than has been displayed in this tournament. Thats why I rank him No. 1.
We need another defensemen with a good shot, we have a lot of pass first D in our prospect pool.

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