Thread: Speculation: Winnipeg Jets 2013 Draft Talk
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02-26-2013, 08:04 AM
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Originally Posted by ps241 View Post
Hard to say truck but I think the main difference I see this year vs those years is that we have either 3 or 4 players this year that could be deemed a legit 1st overall type pick in most drafts. Certainly Jones, MacKinnon, and Drouin all have what it takes to be a 1st overall. Barkov for my money might be right there as well. To me it's not as much MacKinnon falling like Couturier and Grigs as much as it is other very elite talents rising in a draft where it's crowed at the top.
True and I don't believe he will fall as far as those two, but both Grigs and Couturier were seen as head and shoulders above the #3 skater. Both were in 1A / 1B discussions. Both fell out of the top 5.

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