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02-20-2013, 02:51 PM
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Originally Posted by jkrx View Post
Don't know why people compares him to Coffey. Lill-strimma was more competent in his own zone and was probably one of the better hip-checkers of all-time swedes. He rushes has been made famous but people tend to forget that he often relied to precise outlet passes as, to quote the man himself, "The puck travels faster than the player".

I guess his skating makes him comparable to Coffey...
According to Joe Pelletier, Svedberg was a converted forward who sometimes struggled in his own zone. Don't get me wrong, if he fell to my next pick - I would have found some way to use him; he already fell too far.

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