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01-06-2013, 01:29 PM
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Originally Posted by reffree View Post
Just to add to what you say. Those stiff Gally's playing with in Sarnia (Sarrault and Boucher) have respectively 11 and 12 pts in 5 games since Gallys departure. Looks like they can "survive" without him after all. Better, his replacement on the line Goldobin is doing quite good to say the least.
Goldobin is a very good player, easily their second best forward and a top prospect. Sarault is a talented overage scoring forward, he's going to put up points. Boucher is a great compliment to a skilled line in that league.

You shouldn't simply read the stat line in an attempt to rate a players quality or importance. Watching the games will show you that Galchenyuk is miles ahead of all of those players and the gap is widening by the day.

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The kid has alot of potential, but his production with Sarnia means little and he isn't ready to have any kind of impact on an NHL roster right now. Anyway, that's my unprofessionnal opinion.
With all due respect, that's a ridiculous and extremely premature statement.

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Give him a look.

There is absolutely no reason to decide whether he should play in the OHL or NHL until then.
Unless you're on HFBoards apparently. Where ELCs are more important than the game itself!

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You don't think this is going to happen in the NHL?

Gally would be lucky to get 9 minutes in the NHL.
No he wouldn't. He will have every opportunity to play, and in either case, he won't be expected to dominate every game like some people here were expecting out of the WJCs. Hence, the perception of him playing poorly, because he isn't constantly on the highlight reels, won't be running rampant. That was his point I assume, with him saying "don't put too much emphasis on the WJC".

And let's not forget that whomever he plays with in Montreal, will still be 1000x better than Kuraly.

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