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09-04-2013, 08:31 PM
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Originally Posted by TheHudlinator View Post
Because MVW called Backlund a top 6 player which he is not yet. Defenseman take longer to develop than forwards and I have seen more impressive things from Gardiner than I have from Backlund which leads me to believe Gardiner will not only be better but will be much more valuable.
I do view him as a top 6 player. He has the skills and he will be one next season barring injury.

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