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02-27-2013, 10:44 PM
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Originally Posted by BonkTastic View Post
In my defence, I've been writing off Petersson as a one-dimensional, "nothing special" player for years now. He's the kind of prospect you get excited about when your farm system sucks and you don't really have any blue-chip guys. He's a wishing on a star, "Josh Hennessey"- type prospect.

In a system as deep as our is, he's a one-trick pony whose trick isn't enough to get him to the NHL on it's own.
Josh Hennessey was a pretty good poor man's Vermette.

Fast, good at faceoffs, excellent penalty killer that had enough skill to chip in offense in a non-top six role, but good enough defensively to not be a liability in that role.

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