Thread: Pre-Game Talk: 2013 NHL Entry Draft Talk
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03-19-2013, 01:47 PM
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Originally Posted by arsmaster View Post
Our scouting in general blows.

I'm not sure I trust one member of this organization's eye for talent, whether that's at the pro scouting level, amateur scouting or even the GM.

I've grown incredibly frustrated with this team, the roster, the coaches, the players.

At least with picks you can have optimism, keeping these same guys around just causes more of the same complacency.

This is a draft, where having 10-14 picks could transform your entire franchise if you trust the people making the decisions.

I'm not sure I do, but at least with picks I can't be skeptical until after the draft.

I trust Gillis' eye for talent. The losing may make that tough to take, but he's got it. That's why I have liked his 1st round picks, and why I want him to retain this years pick no matter what. Will he though? With all the pressure to make a move? That's a tough test coming up for him.

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