2013 Draft Discussion (Mar. 29 article, post #976)
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03-22-2013, 08:46 AM
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Originally Posted by
Jack de la Hoya
Sounds like I am. I was under the impression that he projected to a 1B-type as well (which was / remains Schenn and Couturier's ceiling)
I do think that they should (and will) take the best player available. I wasn't suggesting that the pass on Barkov if he's there. That's a no brainer to me, even with my slightly-uninformed assumption about his ceiling.
It more comes down to someone like Nurse vs. Monahan or Shinkaruk.
Agree 100% on Nurse over those two. I would put him 5th behind Jones, Drouin, Mackinnon, and Barkov. Nichushkin would be ahead of him but I am a realist and doubt the Flyers would pick him due to his KHL contract at 5. Lindholm is intersting too at 5 but would probably still go with Nurse.
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