Thread: Prospect Info: Bruins Prospect Thread Part V
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11-15-2013, 01:10 PM
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Originally Posted by 4ORRBRUIN View Post
And by the sounds of your glowing scouting report lets hope he gets the chance here in Boston. Maybe our Matt Moulson of the future.
You can't coach/teach someone to have the kind of natural scoring presence Fraser has shown in the AHL since turning pro.

Having said that-- his skating is holding him back, and Boston is a tough roster to crack, glowing scouting report aside.

I come from the perspective of someone who was not all that impressed with him in the first 10 or so games I saw of him live last year. By mid-season I was a firm believer. Too many rocket one-timers from inside the circle to the back of the net, too many smart, industrious plays-- the little things that win hockey games at crunch time-- to ignore.

We'll see if it's enough for him to be an NHL player, but I think he just needs an extended opportunity to prove it. 10 minutes here and there probably won't get it done.

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