Thread: Prospect Info: Kings Prospects in the CHL/College
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02-26-2013, 09:10 PM
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Originally Posted by cnshockey View Post
While that's true, we really will seem to never find one because of the way we draft. We draft guys that are more well rounded prospects and more on the "safe" side. I'd like to see us go for more boom or bust picks, sort of like Ebert but more offensive guys. Looking at you, Anton Slepyshev. Draft more people with high end upside.
I think they've taken some chances in the mid-later rounds on players like that with Loktionov, Kitsyn, Prokhorkin. How many superstars have been drafted out of the first round the past couple of years? It rarely happens.

But I think I get what you're saying in that it isn't often the Kings go for a purely skilled player.

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