Canucks purchase the Peoria Rivermen (Post #162)
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03-18-2013, 09:37 PM
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Ottawa, ON
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If someone's confidence gets shaken because of AHL pressure, they were never going to be any good.
Not from the pressure of playing in the AHL, from the Vancouver media scrutiny that they'd get as very young players. Not to mention the fans freaking out because now they're paying attention and a high-profile guy doesn't score for a game or two (look at this place to see how reasonable fans are). The AHL is not where players need the pressure of NHL fans already on them. I'd be curious how the Marlies have fared in this respect.
Anyway, a couple of Millionaires' shops:
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