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01-29-2013, 10:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Xokkeu View Post
I think this is the right and wrong decision. Grigorenko hasn't looked particularly up to speed in the NHL so far, but there is no real point in sending him back to juniors. If he could go to the AHL then that'd be best for him. As it is, probably the best decision to give him some NHL experience.
Not to compare the two at all, but this situation sounds the same as Gulliaume Latendresse, the year he made the team. Wasn't up to NHL speed and calibre at the time, but Juniors was no longer an option either. Hope it pans out for Grigorenko.

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