Thread: Kings News: Forbort signed (ELC)
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04-06-2013, 10:10 PM
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Originally Posted by BallPointHammer View Post
I was looking at the prospect list the other day, due to the trade deadline activity, and saw an interesting pattern that I hadn't noticed before. All of our college guys are finishing their junior years - Dowd, Mersch, Forbort, Gravel and Shore - except Lowry who is a sophmore.

The Manchester roster has become depleted over the season due to the NHL CBA resolution (Voynov, Muzzin, King, Nolan), call ups (Toffoli), attrition (Hickey, Clune), "politics" (Prokhorkin) and trades (Loktionov).

With the signing of Forbort and apparently Mersch on the way, maybe Dowd, Gravel and Shore aren't far behind either. Throw in Prokhorkin and Kitsyn and, as others have pointed out, the Monarchs could see a rebirth the next couple of seasons.

If all this is on one of Dean's charts from a couple of years ago .... cue "Twilight Zone" theme music.
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