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02-21-2013, 05:04 PM
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Originally Posted by sully1410 View Post
It's a gamble either way to be honest. We know what we have with Burmi which is a very good third line Center. He's an absolute beast on the PK. Even if he doesn't develop more then he is offensively, he's still good at what he does.

Doesn't mean you have to trade him.

Right now , labeling him as a very good 3rd line C and an absolute beast on the PK is a huge stretch imo. Not looking at potential or possible but actual , and he imo has not reached either of those levels. May he? Sure he may , but he hasn't again imo.

At some point the Jets organization have to make their decision on what player he actually is and will become , not may become.

Two points in one game , then benched for the third in the next , in a 2-1 game where a very good 3C would be highly wanted is a sign of why he has not found favour with the Jets so far. Turnovers in the third period where you have a one goal lead isn't what you need or want and Noel acted on that.

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