Grand Rapids Griffins 2012-13 - Part 2
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01-09-2013, 03:09 AM
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Location: Tampere, Finland
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I can see both sides with Almqvist. His smart style impresses, at the same time you might need more as a small guy(well he's close to average I guess, just very slight still) to stick in the NHL. I really don't doubt his skills are enough, it's just that he plays a game normally played by bigger guys. Do you pair him with a puck rusher or with a defensive D? Because he's kind of a stay home puck mover. Doesn't play with a lot of risk.
His style is like the young Lidström without the 6'2 frame. Don't know how that can pan out. Timonen is same sized (5'11), so everything could be possible. Let's wait and see.
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