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06-07-2013, 02:08 PM
Talks to Goalposts
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Originally Posted by 24get View Post
I generally agree with your point but this season:

Ottawa added 5 rookies.
Maybe 6 if you add Pageau but Bishop-Conacher trade increased their numbers.
Plus Kassian and Dziurzynski.

Probably an exceptional year for them.
That can happen, occasionally you hit a sweet spot of removing veterans and a good cohort of new blood. Montreal had it in 10-11 when they incorperated 6 AHLers into the lineup full time (Subban, Pacioretty, Eller, Desharnais, Weber and White).

The two per year is what you average long-term rather than what must be done in any particular year.

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