Thread: Value of: Mattias Tedenby
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01-27-2013, 09:58 PM
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Originally Posted by MrFunnyWobbl View Post
If he is as ineffective as posters here are suggesting, why was he a 1st round pick?
Because he had nice moves and scouts thought he would up his game. Same reason a lot of first round picks that don't turn out all that well become first round picks. Scouts thought there was more upside than there ended up being. I don't think he was a terrible first round pick at the time. A lot of Rangers fans were pissed when we took MDZ over him, for example. He just never really got any better after his draft year.

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