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06-11-2013, 11:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Gustafsson View Post
Doesn't matter. They are both hulking Russians who skate very well and use their frames taking the puck to the net. Both are more deadly 10 feet out and actually have similar styles. The same questions about dedication that are being raised by scouts in regards to Nichushkin now were raised last year about Grigorenko. You do know that right?
...Really?

Swedish player: Let's compare him to one of the most dynamic players in the game!
Russian player: Let's compare him to a poster boy of talented mediocrity and a player not yet in the NHL!

In one, you're comparing two players' stylistically. In the other, you're comparing who you think they will turn out to be. Doesn't that seem a bit unfair?

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