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01-20-2013, 04:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Sore Loser View Post
Not a fan of overpaying for a guy just because we have his brother on the team. See: Philly trading for Luke Schenn.

If we were to go after Marcus Foligno that would be fine, if we were looking to add another second/third line tweener player. Giving up one of our only potential 1st line players - in the entire system - to get him, would hopefully be enough to get Scott Howson sent packing. And I don't dislike Scott Howson.

I thought Ryan Johansen was excellent last night. We have to remember that he's still a kid, but to see him using his size and working as hard as he did last night is a great sign. With his vision, quick hands, and that added weight, this guy is starting to show the potential that got him drafted 4th overall. Very good to see.
I thought he was good last night as well. Not great, not bad, but pretty consistently good. Really looking forward to the day that he is able to center better players.

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