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01-27-2013, 04:18 AM
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Originally Posted by TAnnala View Post
Not as good as my memory told me but still impressive. Numminen was kind of low-radar type of player. He was often better than the mass thought.

So, he had 3 years in his career when he was arguably a top-10 defender. I'd say he has a pretty good case for being in after Kipper and Lehtinen.
Numminen was a top-10 defender for more than 3 seasons.

Ridiculously under-rated when viewed by voting metrics.

In 1997-98 (9th/10th) he was a top-3 defender and better than the guy that won the Norris.

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