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03-22-2013, 02:12 PM
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Frozenice
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Originally Posted by S Bah View Post
Both Subban and Drouin are outstanding players at their positions,the Habs have a great defenceman that is having his best season thus far.Defencemen of his quality that have proven themselves are far more valuable,than an unproven forward in junior ranks not named Wayne Gretzky or Mario Lemieux.Hopefully that clarifies the issue for you, there have in the past been #1 overall picks like Alexander Daigle and Doug Wickenheiser that weren't busts really,but they never played up to people's expectations.Bird in hand kind of thing.
or Scott Gomez or Wade Redden would be birds in the hand if you want to cherry-pick extreme outliers to make an absurd point.

Drouin might be the most offensively gifted player drafted in the last 5 years, it's far from being a terrible trade, how about if Colorado adds Erik Johnson and we add a piece or two?

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