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02-24-2013, 07:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Alexdaman View Post
I'm pretty sure I saw Mario Lemieux, Sidney Crosby many other greats do that kind of thing in the juniors and then replicate some of it in the big league.
Comparing Lemieux to Crosby then to Drouin ? This hurts me.

Originally Posted by Marc the Habs Fan View Post
Very unlikely if we're picking in the 20's.
Man this kid was supposed to be a top 10 then wasnt a 1st rounder then he's back up!

Originally Posted by Carey Price View Post
I can see Drouin's tolls being more adaptable to the NHL. MacKinnon will struggle to play a straight ahead "bulldozer" style in the NHL at 5'11" 180lbs(or 190 or 195lbs) even with that nice "extra gear".
Tell that to Gally.

In all seriousness, he's 17. The guy will get much bigger, faster and stronger. I don't worry for him. Look at Subban for instance, he's only 1 inch taller than him and overpowers most of the other teams forward.

Originally Posted by Carey Price View Post
Drouin isn't "above 1.5 PPGM" he is above 2.2 PPGM. He's on a crazy pace since MacKinnon went out, 21 points in 7 games.
Junior career numbers.

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