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01-22-2013, 09:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Veteran journeyman View Post
Strang's story:

There has been growing concern about Niederreiter's development since last season. Although the young prospect appeared in 55 games for the Islanders, he was used in a limited role. He managed only one goal, causing many to feel he'd be better off playing with his junior club (since he was 19, he wasn't old enough to be in Bridgeport) and to speculate that the team could be keeping him around for cap purposes (i.e., his entry-level contract bonuses helped the team hover slightly above the cap floor).

Yeesh, Katie, if you're going to take a paragraph to launch criticisms, at least put a source or name to it. Not that it's wrong, but "There has been growing concern..." From whom? "causing many to feel..." Who? If you can't get anyone to say it for the story, then just write a column and say it's your opinion.

The problem with admitting it's just her opinion is, there has been growing concern that Strang is a lightweight, and many feel that she really isn't all that knowledgable about hockey. Of course, I wouldn't say that, but some do. You know, they.

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