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02-17-2013, 05:59 PM
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Originally Posted by WarriorofTime View Post
The USNDTP only plays a handful of games in the USHL. It's a pretty common misconception that they're basically a USHL team. The U-18s play a ton of games against NCAA opponents and really gears up for international competition. I've seen nothing to suggest that top prospects don't face tough enough competition with the NDTP. Certainly don't see how Canadian Juniors is a superior development path considering most top American prospects have done just fine with the NDTP route as a 16 year old.
Yeah. Saying the NDTP route isn't as good is really ridiculous.

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