Thread: Value of: Couturier
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02-21-2013, 12:47 AM
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I expect Couturier to be similar to Hanzal. Top out at 40-50 points, while being tremendously valuable defensively. Players of that ilk don't need to put up gaudy numbers to be tremendously valuable. For the most part, most franchises also aren't interested in trading blue chip Dmen for such a player. They usually want scoring more than anything else. I think Couturier is valuable, but by himself he is not enough to fish a legit younger 1/2 type from teams looking to move them.
good comparison. Couts has better hands imo and great vision.

Hanzal might score better on a more offensive club too, he's underrated imo.

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