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06-27-2013, 07:51 PM
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Originally Posted by Kershaw View Post
JVR was excellent for the Leafs, but why is he not being knocked for being injury prone while Perron is? He suffered major foot injury that required surgery and concussions all of last year. He's also had a bunch of undisclosed upper/lower body injuries in his career according to the TSN tracker. And I don't see how the Leafs would move him as they have a pressing need for LW and he fits with Kessel like a glove.

Prospects struggle at times and in the case of Kreider, he struggled for the majority of his first pro season. That does not warrant him being valued above David Perron, a young, proven, scorer signed to a bargain contract.
Never said Kreider has more value than Perron. Said I wouldn't trade Kreider for Perron.

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