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05-09-2013, 10:02 AM
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Originally Posted by NickyFotiu View Post
I'm sure if he was there for 3-4 weeks he was not just doing lunch for his first 25-30 days on the job. It may not have been his scouts but I would bet that he looked at tapes and reports. He also probably had been looking at guys before he even left the Oilers. Slats makes mistakes like most GM's but I'm going to give him credit for the good moves that occurred under him.
I am, too but to give him credit for Lundqvist may not be one. Guys scout players for years. Also, the fact that he was so heavily involved in the Oilers scouting and draft process, he was probably removed from the Rangers'. That's not uncommon with GMs taking a new job that close to the draft.

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