Thread: Player Discussion: Simon Gagne remains unsigned
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08-09-2013, 10:04 AM
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Originally Posted by captainpaxil View Post
laughton isn't making the team if they don't have gagne. hes just being given a roster spot. if he cant beat out an aging gagne or brayden schenn then he definitely should go back to juniors. hes 19, next year when reads spot is open he can try again. if he still cant win a spot then its the ahl. depth and competition are good things
??? Why would Laughton be required to beat out Brayden Schenn? Brayden Schenn is not going anywhere and Laughton's inability to beat out Schenn would not preclude a roster spot. Schenn is a much better player than you appear to be giving him credit for (he was on a 40+ point pace last season).

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