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07-09-2013, 11:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Aerolanche View Post
I would say there is no chance that Mack asks for 22. However, especially after being waived, it doesn't appear Hunwick is guaranteed to be on the opening night roster anyway. Unfortunately for everyone including me who is waiting for a number to buy a jersey, it could be another Stastny situation where he starts with a temporary number.
That would be a smart move and the right move. No matter what you think of Hunwick, he's a six year NHL veteran and by all accounts a team player. He shouldn't have to give his number to a rookie and he shouldn't be asked to. MacKinnon can pick a different number if Hunwick is still on the team.

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