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10-01-2013, 02:12 AM
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Originally Posted by topchowda View Post
Thats what I see him as too, which is pretty normal for 6-16 draft picks. Not many become franchise guys. So its pretty irrational expectations to put on the guy. But when you lack the presence of a true franchise guy most people will put that label on the best prospect they have. Much like I, and most Oiler fans, did with Gagner
It's clear that Burke and the Flames hierarchy are casting aside Baertschi to make way for the all-encompassing wonder that is the Great Jank.

Poor Sven never had a chance in the shadow of THE ONE.

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