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03-23-2013, 07:41 PM
Jack de la Hoya
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Originally Posted by Psuhockey View Post
I agree defensemen is a huge need and Seth Jones would be great, but the Flyers also need a great forward to compliment Giroux. Voracek, B.Schenn, and the others are solid players, but he needs an elite guy to bring out his best. Look what old Jagr did for hiis game before he broke down. If they miss out on Jones, so be it as long as they get an elite player. If thats Barkov, Drouin, Mackinnon, or even Monahan I am good with it.
Maybe I'm wrong, but my sense of Monahan is that he projects to a 2C-type role (in other words, the same as Schenn and Couturier). A good two-way game, but not elite offensively by any stretch.

Of all the players who seem reasonably likely to be taken in spots 1-7 or so, he's the one guy that I think I'd have trouble getting excited about.

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