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02-16-2013, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Millhaus View Post
I think it shows what happens when elite players get to play with elite players. Semin never had a centerman of anywhere close to Staal's class in DC. The best linemates Semin ever had were Laich and either a very old Fedorov or an old Morrison. And I'm sure Laich and his $4.5 mil paycheck would beg to differ with your comment that Semin didn't make his linemates better...
Eh. Laich got paid for powerplay production. Semin didn't do do much for him at even strength.

McPhee is a moron for trying to build a second line out of one good player, but if you're going to go that idiot route, you're better off with Ribeiro. And you're saving money too.

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