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01-04-2004, 10:00 AM
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Originally Posted by hillbilly
BTW I like Orpik a lot and I think he could of made our lineup. I think you underestimate his skating ability Smokey.
No I don't. Hamhuis is a better skater than Orpik. That's all I said. Hamhuis is a great skater. Orpik is very good, especially for his size, but he has nothing on Hamhuis.

A nice blurb on Hamhuis

http://www.usatoday.com/sports/hocke...25-hamhuis.htm

Another tidbit a touch into the reading.

http://www.usatoday.com/sports/hocke...defensemen.htm

Quote from Woodlief..."Outstanding skater with acceleration, balance, and lateral agility"

At the bottom of the second link, notice who he lists as sleeper Dmen for the draft (just to show I'm not using a two-bit hack as a source).


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