Thread: Line Combos: 2013 Line Combos Thread II
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02-07-2013, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Beegoalie View Post
Maybe for a game..then what?? Look at James Sheppard. Granlund won't get better scratching or playing 4th line. He has to play with talented players to get him confidence to use his abilities. Which right now are good enough for a top 6 role. His physical gifts however probably limit him to wing until he figures that part out.

Still though doesn't make sense to me scratching him when there are clearly other options easily scratch able.

One of these days on the forums we'll be able to talk about prospects without mentioning Shep.

Realistically even without our mis-handling Shep he was never going to be a top 6 player. Really we just hampered his ascent to a 3rd line center. People talk about shep like we ruined some great top-6 player.

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