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02-07-2013, 01:03 PM
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Originally Posted by RangerBoy View Post
The Rangers are giving Miller a real good look playing with players who can play and not wasting him on the 4th line giving him 5 minutes. Miller comes up. Boyle plays less than 10 minutes. Torts calls out a group of players. Boyle is a healthy scratch. The Rangers brought up McDonagh and then traded Rozsival.

The Rangers traded a 3rd for Boyle when was basically an AHL player. He isn't worth than a 3rd after he established himself a legit NHL player? The Rangers would probably want a player in return. A defenseman. A younger cheaper forward.
He was an AHL player who was a former 1st round draft pick, being unestablished and holding a value based on potential, they were basically paying the third to take a chance on him living up to his 1st round potential. He clearly has not and now that he is defined to his playstyle it is more likely he is actually worth that third based on his actual ability rather than potential.

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