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02-11-2013, 03:54 PM
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Haula is a great college player, probably better than Bjugstad actually. The Gopher coaches implored him to shoot a lot more after his freshman season and since he started doing that he has been a much better player. The problem with him is that he doesn't really have any elite attributes other than maybe his vision so I'm just not sure how his game will translate. I'm keeping my expectations very low with him but I think there's a real chance that he could prove me and many others wrong.
I don't understand everyone's infatuation with a player needing "elite" skills to make it into the NHL. A player is more than capable for performing in the NHL with multiple "good" skills.

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