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04-23-2013, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by dyzfunctioned View Post
EDIT: Main point I'm trying to make - I like Nurse, and young d-men are completely unpredictable, but based on what he has done so far, I would not expect him to be a major offensive contributor in the NHL. Guys like Gudbranson, Hickey, Alzner all posted better numbers than Nurse in junior and have slotted in primarily as shutdown d-men. Guys like Seabrook have posted similiar numbers as well and outside of one season he has averaged just over 30 points per season.
I don't think many are expecting him to be a major offensive contributor.

I would easily use a 3rd-8th overall pick on a Seabrook with Nurse's skating.

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