Thread: Value of: Danny Kristo to Calgary
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06-19-2013, 09:52 PM
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Originally Posted by BigDaddyLurch View Post
First off, let me start by saying I am a big fan of what Mantha could be...that said, I could honestly see Mantha sliding down to and past #25, I really could...Mantha may be big, but he doesn't play big, at least not yet...he can almost remind people of Alexei Ponikarovsky out there sometimes; so big, so skilled, and yet sooo...indifferent...almost lazy...if I were the Habs and he fell to #25, I'd be hard pressed not to grab him, but I'm not wasting assets trading up 10-15 picks for him...
I agree with your perception, but his upside is so huge...Morin is definitely a safer pick (between 20-30) and does bring a ton of toughness and talent. I am sure that you know that Kristo, with all his talent, has a few question marks when it comes to commitment and off-ice antics.

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