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02-26-2013, 02:25 AM
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Originally Posted by seventieslord View Post
I wouldn't need as much as a second to choose Patrik Elias as a player over Brad Richards, and that's before you consider that he's a much better winger than Richards is a center.
They really aren't that different from a career perspective. Richards at his best (2004) is as good as Elias at his best (2001). Can you really see seperation from a tier like Richards from Elias? I just don't think he's at that HHOF tier but rather a notch below. He'll be in a Propp, Richards, Lecavalier, Tonelli, etc. type of group. Which is fine, but not a group I put in the HHOF.

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