D Seth Jones - Portland Winterhawks (2013 Draft)
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01-02-2013, 08:31 PM
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I couldn't compare Jones to Pietrangelo because to me Petro oozes hockey IQ, and always does the right thing. Jones oozes athleticism but I've seen many plays that make me question his decision-making under pressure, and his hockey sense in general. Some of his plays have been spectacular but some of his turnovers have been horrendous.
To me it comes down to whether or not he can refine that aspect of his game, or if he's like Dion Phaneuf and doomed to make the same mistakes over and over.
Yes but this was Pietrangelo in his first WJC too if you don't remember, both dominated in the CHL but were not as dominant in their first WJC. Pietrangelo was dominant however in his second, and Jones probably would be too I bet but I don't expect to see him again in next years tournament.
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