Thread: Speculation: 2013 NHL Entry Draft
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03-21-2013, 08:17 AM
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Count me out on Nichushkin. How many russian prospects have we seen over the years that are young and overhyped because of a "rare combination of size and skill" despite not having actually proven anything? The kid is young and who knows what the future brings, sure. But they said the same thing about Viktor Kozlov. It is just a very high risk pick in my opinion.
Everyone wants to think they're drafting Malkin, Ovechkin or Datsyuk.

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