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03-17-2013, 05:03 PM
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Originally Posted by YogiCanucks View Post
Well from what we hear from players that sign (Hamhuis for example) it sounds like Gillis approaches it from an extremely professional manner and tries to win over players with organizational class. It seems to be an effective style even though every once in a while a college senior will over look this and sign with a rival because they gave him a bag of Edmonton Oilers goodies.
Yet at the same time no guarantees of ice time or roles or anything. You just have to hope the college guys realize they're likely better off going through some development in the minors, unlike Schultz - who's not worth screwing up your whole salary structure for anyway.

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