Thread: News Article: Leblanc's struggles in Hamilton
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01-13-2013, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Lucky Luke View Post
Yes, I do.
What I am saying is that everybody affiliated to drafting in the Q knew Leblanc was overrated, except Farrel Miller who knew nothing about hockey in the first place and acquired Leblanc in a trade to attract fans.
Many on this board, myself included feel that the fact the draft was in Montreal that season and the crowd was chanting Leblanc's name put unnecessary pressure on the club to select him. As for 2006, it goes without saying. Aside from those two seasons, I think our organization has done a terrific job at the draft podium though.

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