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03-14-2013, 09:47 AM
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It's a tough toss-up. I'm starting to prefer Barkov over Drouin. I watched some recent footage of Barkov and he seems to have really improved his skating the last few months. He looked quick and had decent speed. I view him as a guy who has no weaknesses and should be at least a good 2nd line center. He's grittier than Couturier and better offensively. I think he could play next season. I think Barkov is 6'3". He could end up being huge, maybe 6-4"-5" and 225-230lbs.
This could be the power forward we need in our top 6. I think as long as we continue to suck we're going to get a very nice player at the draft. I think I take Barkov over Drouin.

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