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01-26-2013, 10:37 AM
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Originally Posted by apice3 View Post
Maybe Lou and company think he has maxed out his abilities in the Q and that going back there serves no purpose. It's entirely possible that playing 10 minutes a night while being coach in the NHL could be more beneficial than 20 minutes in the Q where he already outmuscles most players.
I don't think he has maxed out his abilities there. He can still develop his offensive game further with another year in the Q.

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Originally Posted by Just Win View Post
Send him back and let him develop his offensive game more. He does look like he belongs in the NHL already but it will benefit him longterm to play some more junior hockey.
Exactly. Build up his confidence in his offensive game, develop his shooting skills and power game some more, and then bring him back next year. He''s got the taste of the NHL now, he'll be hungry.

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