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01-18-2013, 11:23 AM
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I'd have to say for the Leafs, probably the 1989 draft of Scott Thornton, Rob Pearson and Steve Bancroft with three picks in the top 21, if only to contrast those sluggish, no skilled picks with what another Original Six club like the Detroit Red Wings were able to accomplish that day, picking up Sergei Fedorov, Nicklas Lidstrom, Vladimir Konstantinov, (and Dallas Drake and Mike Sillinger who played over 1000 games) forming the foundation for two decades of success. Just devastating ineptitude in the worst way given the kind of plodding no talent trio of Belleville Bulls plugs we got that miserable day.
Not that you're bitter or anything .

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