Thread: Line Combos: 2013 Line Combos Thread II
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02-07-2013, 01:09 PM
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Originally Posted by tomgilbertfan View Post
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.
False. Shepp was coveted by most of the teams in the league. Teams were calling DR about Sheppard. Thats how good he was pegged. I firmly believe had we developed him properly he would easily be a top 6 player in the NHL by now. That is an argument for another day however..

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