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01-31-2013, 11:27 AM
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Originally Posted by Mr Sakich View Post
Gagner's improved play was pretty predictable. He worked very hard on his skating last off season and started well before suffering an ankle injury.

He may look like he is working harder but he is just faster. This allows him to be more involved in all areas and his improved productivity is a natural result.

If he can keep this level of speed up, this is the real Sam Gagner and that is not too bad.
I agree completely about Gagner. His increased speed is noticeable. Nice that he got off to a fast start this year.

The only thing that would be holding him back for the long-term with the Oilers is simply his size.

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