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04-22-2013, 08:34 PM
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It would really surprise me to see Edmonton pass on Nurse. they need toughness and defense. Yes, Monahan fills the need for a 2C, but Nurse offers more organizational balance imo.
Look at their prospect pool at center--it isn't pretty.

They have Schultz, Petry, Smid in the NHL and at least two good defensive prospects (Klefbom, Marincin), plus depth guys (Gernat, Musil).

I don't think it is a stretch at all to think they draft a big, shut-down center.

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