Better captain: Sundin or Alfredsson?
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01-04-2013, 01:54 PM
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Originally Posted by
Milan the Great
As for the Olympics, this is how I've always looked at it. Sundin was the face of Swedish hockey. He was a huge center with offensive skill who went #1. He had insane hype playing in the biggest Canadian market in the league. He has more points than any other Swedish player in the NHL. Lidstrom is a better player, and I see him as a better captain. But based on what I said, it's too hard not to make Sundin captain. This guy was the face of Swedish hockey.
You don't know anything of Swedish hockey if you think Sundin was anywhere close to the face of it. It's Forsberg all the way here.
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