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02-28-2013, 03:42 PM
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Originally Posted by Snotbubbles View Post
I think Jordan Staal is a great comparision. However, I don't really consider Staal to be a 50pt player. The reason Staal consistently put up 50pts a season isn't because he couldn't put up 60+, it's because the Pens used him the same way Philly is using currently using Couturier. Now that Staal has been giving more offensive responsibilities and 1st line PP time he has 15pts in 18 games (68 point pace).
Jordan Staal also had 50 points in 62 games last year. So, in his last 80 games he has 65 points. Not too shabby.

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