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02-06-2013, 11:26 AM
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Originally Posted by rt View Post
Who can predict these things? Will Geaudreau or Grimaldi turn out to be nhlers? 90% no.
That's why you pay scouts to do their jobs. More than 90% of all players, regardless of size, don't turn out to be NHLers. It's not really an excuse. I don't buy that finding a player like Conacher is dumb luck, anymore than I do drafting someone like Yandle. A gamble? Sure, but an informed one. 80 pts, including 39 goals, in 75 games (his first full AHL year) is not exactly flying under the radar.

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