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01-27-2013, 04:00 PM
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Whats the difference betweent hese 2 that makes some list Coyle as a very highly rated prospect and Sheahan doesnt get any at all? I'll start by saying I think both are most likely third liners in the NHL. In the NCAA their production was pretty similar, this year in the AHL its pretty much the exact same and Sheahan is better defensively. Sheahan was drafted higher in the same draft as well. Coyle produced big time on the most stacked offensively team in the CHL but I think most junior guys that size that were fist rounders would score at that rate with those guys

I'm not saying Sheahan is better, just that theyre comparable but I'm wondering what the difference is between the 2 that makes one get so much attention? What am I missing?
How so?

I don't know much about Sheahan, but I always here that Coyle's game is very "translatable" to the NHL, so maybe Sheahan's isn't?

Not sure, haven't seen too many Riley Sheahan games.

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