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01-17-2013, 12:15 PM
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Originally Posted by hototogisu View Post
I think St-Denis will clear. A lot of teams already have guys like him - good AHLers, unproven at the NHL level, and not a player with real high-end potential. There was a time when we were all sure that Mathieu Carle would get picked up on waivers when he was in a similar situation.

Blunden might not...he's a utility player who can play in the NHL, and teams are always looking for a guy like him to plug a hole due to injuries at the start of the year. We'll see.
I agreee. Very unlikely that St-Denis will be picked. In order to do so, a team has to keep him with the big club. Just don't see it.

Blunden is more of a possibility though it would surprise me. Ever team has fringe players like him in their own organizations.

Frankly between the two, I'd rather keep Blunden. With so many d-men kicking around and a whole new wave of them a year or two away, St-Denis' utility to the Habs is pretty much restricted to where he is now--Hamilton.

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