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02-19-2013, 10:12 PM
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Originally Posted by UnrealMachine View Post
Fair enough, but Maatta has just as much of a chance to reach his potential than any of the other D prospects. Additionally, it's very far from a sure thing that all, or even any of them reach their potential. That list could look quite different in a year or two.
Sure. But if we want a player at the deadline, we won't have the luxury of knowing who will pan out and who won't. We can only go by our needs, our projections, and their performance to that point.

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I agree. I don't think it's a knock on Maatta. He is a quality prospect. He's just the most expendable of the quality D prospects that we have for the reasons RRP gave.
Absolutely. He'd be the most coveted defense prospect on a lot of teams. But a lot of teams aren't run by Ray Shero, haha.

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