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03-11-2013, 09:34 PM
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Difficult to compare the 2.
RNH had 52 points in 62 games last year. Edmonton fully expected him to be a top player right away and a top player in the league within the next few years. He is their clear cut #1 centre. He simply has not produced this season.
Couturier had 27 points in 77 games. Obviously he played a big role as a checking centre but realistically isnt a #1 C. On the Flyers he is likely a #3. He could be a #2.
Unless Couturier has forgotten how to play defense/check this year he has no where near the struggles of RNH.
Agreed I just used him because he was the only one I could think of that played right out of the draft like Couturier last year. RNH obviously has a higher offensive ceiling.
Couturier just needs time to bulk up, just doesnt look strong enough in the offensive zone, He gets pushed around to easily when on offense.
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