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05-30-2013, 01:08 PM
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Originally Posted by smitty10 View Post
Well, Marincin, Ceresnak, Gernat, Panik, Tatar, Janus and almost all the others drafted in recent years played in Slovakia until they were 18 years old. There's a lot of Slovakian development there.
Pánik had been playing in the Czech republic since he was around 14, I think. Janus was 17 going on 18 when he started the CHL. But I get your point. A year or two of development abroad doesn't erase years of development at home.

Or do you, vorky want to claim that Marián Hossa or Andrej Meszároš were only CHL developed too?

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