Thread: Marian Gaborik
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03-02-2013, 08:09 PM
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Originally Posted by GamerZX101 View Post
We have enough young players. We could use a 2nd/3rd line type player RIGHT NOW, but by the end of the season we could possibly have a log jam of "depth players" if Kreider comes back up and everyone is healthy. Plus you have guys like Thomas, Fast, and Lindberg coming in the next few seasons.

An elite scorer like Gaborik is very valuable to this team right now. He's cold right now, but eventually he'll have that 2-3 goal game that gets him out of it and he'll be on a roll. And you're going to want him on your team come playoff time, not another kid, trust me.
Those kids you mentioned are not going to be top 6 forwards in the next year. Get a young top 6 forward with upside who will fit what the team is doing.

Callahan doesn't score 40 goals, I would take another Callahan over Gaborik.

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