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06-10-2013, 08:17 PM
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Originally Posted by DrinkFightFlyers View Post
I think putting Couturier in the category of a Datsyuk or Bergeron is premature. He might be there one day, but after a season and a half, I certainly wouldn't put him there.
Offensively he isn't there. Defensively? He's pretty close and only going to get better with experience.

Edit: As far as overrating? Right. I tend to underrate our prospects until they show something in the NHL, even then I'm reluctant. The last guy I "overrated" and considered un-tradeable was Giroux. I'm slow to get excited. What Couturier has shown is pretty damned exciting.

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