Most Valuable Oiler #5
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07-12-2013, 09:23 AM
John MacKinnon Fan
Join Date: May 2011
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He has never been on the Oilers' active roster, so he has never technically been an Oiler has he? Oilers property, yes. Oiler? Not sure - don't think so. Semantics, but whatever - the guy has never played a game for the Oilers or any other NHL team and it's OK for him to get votes, but people find it funny that a 23 year old 6 year NHL veteran who is 2nd in scoring from his draft class is getting votes.
My vote in this one was Schultz. Next one will be Gagner.
IMO players who aren't in the league yet can easily have more value than guys who are.
I'd move Smid/Gagner just for the rights to draft McDavid in 2 years. I'd also move either of them for any of the top 4 this past draft.
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